Welcome to Raleigh
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There’s energy in Raleigh, a range of senses engaged from visually stunning artwork to Southern U.S. favorites cooked by some of the nation’s top chefs. World-class museums satisfy your sense of wonder, high-energy sporting events have you cheering at the top of your lungs. A commitment to preserving the city’s past while embracing the future is evident, with historic sites and world-renowned gardens mingling with cutting-edge culture and new developments. No matter the trip, Raleigh has an experience for everyone.
|Population||405 600 (Raleigh)
1.1 million (Raleigh-Cary metro)
|Currency||U.S. dollar, $1 = 100 cents|
|Opening hours||Most businesses are open between 10:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.|
|Newspapers||The News & Observer
|Tourist information||Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau
Mailing Address: 421 Fayetteville Street, Suite 1505, Raleigh, N.C. 27601 U.S.A.
Visitor Information Center Address: 500 Fayetteville Street, Raleigh, N.C. 27601 U.S.A.
Visitor Information Center Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday
+1 919 834 5900