What to Do
Greater Raleigh Area
The greater Raleigh has just gotten a whole lot…greater. See for yourself!
Our area has some of the states greatest museums or galleries, downtown Raleigh is home to the Marbles Kids Museum, the Museum of Natural Science and the Museum of History; all within walking distance of each other.
Take a tour of one of the many universities within our city. Just minutes from Duke, UNC Chapel Hill, NC State University, Meredith College, William Peace University, Shaw University, NC Central University... the list goes on!
You may be interested in knowing that our local NHL Carolina Hurricanes hockey team has a game on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at the PNC arena just miles from our host hotel. Tickets can be purchased online.
Umstead State Park
Located less than 1-mile from the host hotel is one of the most beautiful parks in the state, Willam B. Umstead State Park. This 5,500+ acre park provides single-track and roads for running, walking, hiking, as well as bike trails.
Whether you visit for the day or stay overnight, you’ll find plentiful sights and activities to appeal to a variety of ages and diverse interests. Explore Jordan Lake, Fearrington Village, delightful B&Bs, vibrant blooms, challenging golf, food tours, wineries and wildlife sanctuary tours. Revel in endless opportunities for birding, biking, dining, hiking, shopping and more. Visit Pittsboro for details.