Our Weekend Plans post lists family-friendly weekend activities. Here are the holiday hours for favorite family-friendly destinations ...
The N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences and the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh are open. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., weekdays and Saturdays; and noon to 5 p.m., Sundays. The natural sciences museum has a new special exhibit on race. And the history museum has a new exhibit on World War I.
The N.C. Museum of Art in Raleigh is closed Monday, but open every other day. Free family tours for ages 5 to 11 are 10:30 a.m., Saturday and Sunday.
Marbles Kids Museum in Raleigh is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., daily, including Monday.
Pullen Park in Raleigh is open 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., daily. The train and kiddie boats run from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. The carousel runs from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Morehead Planetarium and Science Center in Chapel Hill has planetarium shows scheduled Saturday and Sunday.
Kidzu Children’s Museum in Chapel Hill will run its usual hours - 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday. It’s closed, as usual, on Monday.