North Carolina’s Natural Treasures
Explore North Carolina’s diverse natural treasures: from 2,000 year-old trees to rare carnivorous plants, from the second-oldest river in the world to the most recorded salamander species in the U.S.
WRAL 3-D Theater
The Auditorium is used as a multi-function space for live science programs and high definition films, shown on a 22-foot HDTV screen.
Coastal North Carolina
Two stories high and half a block long, the Coastal North Carolina exhibit hall is home to North Carolina's entire ocean spectrum: from whales to wetlands, seahorses to sargassum.
Museum Store and Nature Gallery
The Museum Store offers a great assortment of nature and science-related books, videos, gems, jewelry, natural science kits, educational toys and more. The Nature Gallery features original nature-themed art for sale.