North Carolina Museum Of History

5 E Edenton St Raleigh, NC
Max Capacity: 700 people
Since its founding in 1902, the North Carolina Museum of History has been an exciting place to explore North Carolina history. The museum encourages visitors to discover the past; to reflect on their own lives and their place in history; and to preserve state, regional, and local history for future generations. The North Carolina Museum of History is committed to providing a rewarding and enjoyable experience for all visitors. Large-print brochures and sign language interpreters are available (please give us three days' notice for interpreters). To ensure that our guides make the best use of your group's time, please inform us of any special needs your group may have.The North Carolina Museum of History hosts a variety of events throughout the year, including business meetings, theater productions, legislative receptions, concert performances, and wedding receptions. This unique venue has three spaces available for rental. Large receptions are held in the lobby, a space that accommodates 500 guests for a reception and 200 for a sit-down dinner. With room for a band and a dance floor, the lobby lets guests enjoy music and dancing throughout the evening. Festivities can last until midnight. With a seating capacity of 307 and state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment, Daniels Auditorium is the ideal setting for large meetings and performances. The Demonstration Gallery is a smaller space with a unique setting, perfect for small meetings, lunches, and receptions. Encased by three glass walls, the "Glass Box" has a wonderful view overlooking Bicentennial Plaza and the Legislative Building.
Package Pricing
Event Spaces
Daniels Auditorium
Demonstration Gallery
  • Air Conditioned
  • Cafeteria/Snack Bar Available
  • Designated Bus Loading Area
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Non-Smoking
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Major Credit Cards Accepted
  • Facility Location Setting: The museum is located in downtown Raleigh, between the Capitol and the Legislative Building, at 5 East Edenton Street.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 700
  • Nearest Airport: 16-25 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 4
  • Parking: Parking Open Lot Off-site
  • Year Built: 1902
  • Year Renovated: 1994
Raleigh, NC  
Capacity: 150
Two large room fits about 150 people with round tables. We allow outside catering. Affordable rates. We welcome event planners and coordinators.
Morrisville, NC  
Capacity: 300
$350-$8,400 per event
NOAH’S is an event venue for all of life’s events including weddings, corporate events and special occasions. With locations across the country, NOAH’S is the industry leader when it comes to providing unparalleled customer service and a versatile and beautiful venue for your event.
Garner, NC  
Capacity: 250
Rand-Bryan House is a historic house, perfect for indoor and outdoor wedding ceremonies. receptions, rehersal dinners, and other events. The beautifully manicured lawn is the perfect setting for a charming, southern wedding. Rand-Bryan House can accomodate up to 250 guests.
Raleigh, NC  
Capacity: 268
$16-$31 per person
Mia Francesca Trattoria is an authentic Italian restaurant located in the heart of the North Hills area, adjacent to the Renaissance Hotel. Offering spaces for a small birthday gathering to a full venue buyout , Mia Francesca is able to host all types of events. We have two private dining rooms and several menu options to accommodate any group. Please note that to book an event with us, you must select a food and/or beverage package for your group. We do not provide space for events with outside catering. Please contact our Event Coordinator for more information.
Chapel Hill, NC  
Capacity: 400
The Sheraton Chapel Hill is a wonderful choice for successful meetings and memorable social events. Our sprawling 6900-square-foot Europa Ballroom is the largest ballroom in Chapel Hill, and with over 16000 square feet of flexible meetings space, including an outdoor terrace, we are able to accommodate a variety of events. Our onsite team is also able to assist you in coordinating catering selections, decorating and themes, AV services, and much more.
Pittsboro, NC  
Capacity: 500
$500 per event
Het Landhuis Estate covers 62 acres of rolling hills and woodlands with winding trails and groves. This Dutch influenced hideaway is just a short drive from all points in Triangle/Triad. It is a place where you can still see the Milky Way at night and the air is filled with the soothing sounds of nature. For any event, you may choose from 7 different venues: lighted waterside and poolside terraces overlooking a cascading fountain, lush fields either waterside or surrounded by rustic barns and hand-hewn log buildings, a grove arbor nestled in the woodlands, the barn door courtyard or experience the rococo elegance, both simple and rich, inside the Het Landhuis Barn. Enjoy a 100' walk down the wedding bridge that connects the terraces to the fields or a photo opt on the stone stairs flanked by stone lions leading into the woodlands. Other amenities include 2 self-contained, climate controlled guest houses, walking trails, poolside cocktail bar, warming kitchens and a basketball court. Het Landhuis offers all of the elements to create a unique experience for you and your guests that will be etched in memories for a lifetime and in your stone embedded in the our walkway forever.
Begin your stay at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh Brownstone - University with a warm welcome, and a delicious freshly baked cookie. Ideally located in Downtown Raleigh near NC State University, this modern hotel is just steps from over 100 retail stores, 30 restaurants and numerous entertainment venues. We’re just a mile from the Downtown Business District, Raleigh Convention Center, NC State Capitol and Government Complexes. Corporate travelers will love our close proximity to US1 and I-40/440, as well as Research Triangle Park and Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Enjoy upscale amenities such as 37-inch HDTVs, clock radios with MP3 connectivity and complimentary high-speed internet access. Upgrade to a Deluxe Level room for an exterior balcony with excellent views, marble and granite bathroom and included snack, water and soda. Our Jr. Suite comes with a separate living room that includes a 42-inch HDTV and seating for 5, two exterior balconies, a king-sized bed in the bedroom and a pullout sleeper sofa. With 15,000sq.ft of flexible meeting and conference space, including a large ballroom, you can host an event for groups of six to 600. Work out in the fitness center or visit the adjacent YMCA for a swim in the indoor pool. Have a refreshing drink in the hotel lobby lounge or catch the game on one of four large HDTVs. Wake up to a Doubletree buffet breakfast. For lunch or dinner, dine at the Harvest Grille. Cocktails are served each evening at the stylish Bistro bar.
Raleigh, NC  
Capacity: 300
$5,000-$15,000 per event
Delightful Inspirations is designed to be the only true all-inclusive catering, reception and banquet services to make your event a "one of a kind" in every sense of the word. Our incredible staff of specialists will assist you with all phases of the planning process including the menu, décor theme and vendor resources to create an affair to remember. Call us today to make your appointment to see why we are "the best kept secret in Raleigh."
Raleigh, NC  
Capacity: 225
$1,750-$7,400 per event
Built in 1876, The Merrimon-Wynne House has been carefully restored to its original grandeur. In addition to the picturesque building, The Merrimon-Wynne House has expansive, beautifully maintained grounds. Located in the heart of historic downtown Raleigh, it sits on the birth site of Dr. Jane McKimmon, and is only a few doors away from the Governor’s Mansion
Siler City, NC  
Capacity: 450
Vera Gala is ideal for hosting birthday parties, wedding celebrations, conferences and other special occasions. Tables, chairs, stages, and table linens can be leased upon request. Our mission is to provide a venue appropriate for both casual and formal events with excellent customer service, thus positioning Vera Gala as the preferred events venue for Siler City residents and surrounding areas.