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Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau

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Address: Raleigh, NC
Phone Number: 800-849-8499
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Good place for displays

The convention center is a good size for Raleigh and can hold larger venues that used to go to the state fair grounds. It is new and seems to have been well planned.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2013
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

The city of Raleigh is a thriving place that flourishes with local eateries, boutiques, and night spots. With its rich, long past, history buffs will find plenty to do with options ranging from visiting the National History Museum to touring The Pope House Museum, the only African American house museum in Raleigh. The city’s public spaces make a nice spot... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

The convention center is a good size for Raleigh and can hold larger venues that used to go to the state fair grounds. It is new and seems to have been well planned.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

Nothing went wrong just boring, typical convention center type layout/space.

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Garner, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012

I was there just last week for a Diabetes convention. The place is very nice and lots of room for very large groups. The down side is the employees of the convention center dropped the ball as far as what they were supposed to do for the people they were hosting. They did not have enough coffee or water. The... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

Through my business I have worked with many convention and visitors bureaus but, these folks are at the top. They have really figured out how to be super organized, creative, and incredibly helpful on all levels. Raleigh is very lucky to have such a well run organization.

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