North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

School groups

School groups are not permitted at this time.

Non-school groups

All groups of 10 or more (including adults and seniors) must schedule their visit to the Museum through the Capital Area Visitor Services.

Groups with special needs can make arrangements for programs or tours tailored specifically to their needs. For more information, go to Accessibility.

Prairie Ridge Ecostation

If you are interested in bringing a group to Prairie Ridge, the Museum's outdoor facility off Reedy Creek Road, email Bonnie Eamick at for more information.