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The City of Raleigh Parks and Recreation Department has 19 community centers, 8 swimming pools, 108 tennis courts (including 23 at Millbrook Exchange Park), 61 softball fields (including 9 at Walnut Creek Softball Complex), 4 lakes and approximately 40 miles of greenway trails. Call 890-3285Raleigh, NC Businesses
Built between 1833 and 1840, this National Historic Landmark is one of the best-preserved examples of a civic building in the Greek Revival style of architecture. It originally housed the governor's office, cabinet offices, legislative chambers, state library and state geologist'Raleigh, NC State Parks
Museum is open for self-guided tours on weekends. On the first Sunday of each month (May thru December), visitors may take an eight-mile, round-trip train ride in open cars and cabooses pulled by a steam or diesel locomotive. Operate-a-locomotive and group/charter rides available. Call for info.New Hill, NC Museums
Check out the only Harley-Davidson drag racing museum in the world locatedon the second floor of one of the largest Harley dealerships in the United States.States. The newly-expanded showroom is the home of the world-famous dragracing champion Ray Price.
Raleigh, NC Museums