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    Mixed media artist and clothing designer Marie Cordella is just one of the 40 artists whose work can be viewed at ArtSpace, a visual art center that features 23 open studios, three exhibition galleries, lectures, classes and many other stimulating art events.
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    North Carolina State Capitol
    The North Carolina State Capitol, completed in 1840, is one of the finest and best-preserved examples of a major civic building in the Greek Revival style of architecture. It is a National Historic Landmark.
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    Blount Street was once home to rich industrialists and prominent civic leaders, as evidenced by these beautiful, historic homes. Nearby Blount Street Commons, currently under construction, will soon add even more residences, retail shops and parks.
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    Father and Son Antiques
    Father and Son Antiques is home to a bounty of collectables and oddities, from mid-century designs and vintage threads to '50s kitch, tiki, mod, and much more.
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    Wachovia IMAX Theater
    This architectural sculpture marks the entrance of the Wachovia IMAX Theater at Marbles Kids Museum, which provides a larger-than-life movie experience for kids of all ages.
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    Raleigh Times Bar
    The Raleigh Times Bar is located in the beautifully restored 100-year-old former home of the city's evening newspaper. Featuring creative takes on classic bar fare, and an amazing beer selection.




Get connected to downtown Raleigh's FREE WiFi -- a service brought to you by the City of Raleigh for the downtown business professional, visitor, or patron.  Now online access in the center city is easy and convenient in designated outdoor public spaces such as City Plaza, Fayetteville Street, Moore Square, the Raleigh Convention Center, and beyond.

Connect Now:

  1. Turn on the WiFi on your laptop or handheld device.
  2. Connect to the "Downtown Raleigh FREE WiFI" network in a designated FREE WiFi area.
  3. Open your web browser and You R Connected!

Quick Tips:

  1. The WiFi network is for outdoor use only.
  2. There are limits to how much you can download while on the network and how long you can stay connected. For more information on terms of use, visit www.raleighnc.gov
  3. You are responsible for your device on the network. You should maintain your own antivirus or personal firewall.

For technical support, call (919) 996-6000.