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Raleigh Convention Center

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Address: 500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601
Phone Number: +1 919-996-8500
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Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 5:15 pm
Description: A Center That Defies Convention We do this by simply saying 'yes'. To your...
A Center That Defies Convention We do this by simply saying 'yes'. To your unique needs and high expectations. From service and amenities, to flexibility and quality, whatever you need, you'll find people who care about making it happen. All inside a world-class architectural wonder, surrounded by fantastic hotels, performance stages and a vibrant, welcoming downtown. Our hearts and minds are wide open and ready to embrace your world!
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Beautiful inside and out

Wow, great space to show and see! The Raleigh Convention Center works hard to please both sides of the isle in that they are a friendly place to work with whether you want to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

Wow, great space to show and see! The Raleigh Convention Center works hard to please both sides of the isle in that they are a friendly place to work with whether you want to reach people or you want to see something exhibited. They try very hard to maintain crowd control and plan out events. From the folks on answering... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I have attended several graduation ceremonies at the Convention Center and it is very accessible. Parking is close by within a block or two. Easy access, friendly staff, security conscious and it is always clean.

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Stroud, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

An easy conference centre to visit. Right in the downtown area, and walking distance to the Marriott & Sheraton hotels

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Raleigh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

I was here for my son's graduation recently. It had convenient parking and was truly accessible and close to many things in downtown Raleigh.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We thought it would be mostly for kids dressed up but were surprised how many adults were there and how interesting events were planned with adults in mind as well. There was a Tea Ceremony demonstration, live music performances, fun seminars and a LOT of artists galleries, and plenty of merchandise. You can spend the whole day shopping or attending... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Attended a small (less than 100 attendees) business conference that included both the morning beverage & snack service and a four course up-scale luncheon with desserts. Great location, set up staff and wait staff were on top of it, customer focused and did a great job. Choice of 2 meat entrees & tossed salad. Meal quality/taste was much better than... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The facility it's self is wonderful and is the home to NC Theatre and Carolina Ballet as well as an orchestra. I have attended a number of musicals, recitals, ballets and plays. The staff is very nice and parking seems to be readily available but not free. If there are a couple of events going on at the same time,... More 

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Henderson, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We were here for an event that included desserts. The desserts were not impressive but the building is beautiful and the staff is courteous. The banquet rooms can hold thousands.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Very near to Sheraton Raleigh Hotel, easy access to town, comfortable place for conference (of course!), nice exhibition hall, great facilities and great networking place!

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Braintree, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I was at a basketball tournament and the place was well run and the tournament ran like clockwork. Great location with plenty of hotels and places to eat nearby.

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Additional Information about Raleigh Convention Center

Address: 500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601
Phone Number: +1 919-996-8500
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
Open Hours:
Monday 8:30 am - 5:15 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 5:15 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 5:15 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 5:15 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 5:15 pm

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