511 N. Judd Parkway NE
Fuquay Varina, NC 27526
Phone: (919) 557-2009
Fax: (919) 567-1448
The Samuel Bartley Holleman House is a monumental home situated in the New Hill vicinity in North Carolina. It was built in 1913. The home is predominantly a two-and-a-half story building and is brilliantly structured. It stands as a fine model of the Queen Anne and the Colonial Revival styles of architecture. The home spans over a land area of 1.5 acres (0.61 hectares). It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
This is for all the nature lovers. The Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve is among the few nature preserves of the state that has a distinct flora and fauna. Featuring shaded walking trails, boardwalks, a gift shop and the Stevens Nature Center, this scenic location is home to many mountain plant species, mammals, reptiles, birds, insects and amphibians. The nature center offers interactive exhibits which gives information about the natural history of Piedmont and also gives educational programs on the environment all through the year.
What makes this amphitheater different is its unique and memorable location. Built within Regency Park of Cary, North Carolina, tall pines and hardwoods surround this venue and provides the perfect backdrop for concerts, festivals and movies. The North Carolina Symphony regularly plays at this amphitheater. Other artists who have graced the stage include Jack Johnson, Kings of Leon and Elvis Costello. Catch a movie by moonlight or watch your favorite artist serenade the crowd.
Lake Benson Park is a popular park in town. It is also home to the Lake Benson Boat House which is open for seasonal fishing and boating. Though the parkland features a lake, you cannot swim in it. This parkland consists of playgrounds, trails, picnic spots and open spaces for football games and kite flying. It also hosts town events like family movies and camping.
Located in Lillington, North Carolina, Summerville Presbyterian Church and Cemetery was first constructed in 1811. Being destroyed by lightning, it was rebuilt in 1848. The architectural design of the church makes it worth the visit. Added to the National Register of Historic Sites in 1985, this attraction should not be missed.
Established in the year 1907, it is a historic neighborhood in Raleigh, North Carolina. It has over 250 houses, 12 streets and seven entrances to the neighborhood. It is named after William S. Boylan, a publisher from New Jersey. A rock band The Connells produced an album named Boylan Heights in the year 1987. The neighborhood features predominance of wood, bungalows, Classical and Colonial revival houses, trees, sidewalks, and so on. It projects original architectural values of beauty and elegance.
This beautiful wooden carousel was built in 1900 making it one of the oldest in the country. Originally a part of the Bloomsbury Park, the carousel has been regaling kids at the Pullen Park since 1915. Featuring 52 hand-carved wooden animals, the carousel was extensively restored in the late 1970s and stays true to its original design and function.
A city location for Muslim worship and other services.
With more than 344 acres (139 hectares) of land and a total of 398,000 square feet (36,975 square meters) of building space, North Carolina State Fairgrounds is the best rental facility in Raleigh. The fairground consists of many buildings that can host conferences and seminars. Also, the grounds are host to various local festivals, exhibits and trade shows. The North Carolina State Fairgrounds is also famous for its North Carolina State Fair and weekly Fairground Flea Market.
J.S. Dorton Arena was originally built in 1952 to serve agriculture and industry in North Carolina. This distinctively designed building is a state and national landmark. Dorton Arena's design gained international reputation for its use of parabolic arches, concave roof and suspension cables. It boasts the first use of a cable supported roof system in the world which allows for a column free arena in which no view of the arena floor is obstructed. Now, exhibits, performances and the annual State Fair are held here.
One of the newest sports and entertainment facilities in America, the PNC arena is home of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes and North Carolina State University's men's basketball team. They also frequently host concerts, ice shows, circuses, corporate meetings and trade shows. The Center iss a vital part of the Raleigh community. Amenities include three concourses, 75 luxury suites, and restaurants.
This historic mansion stands still despite facing hardships in the American Civil War. Montfort Hall retains its Italian design and original charm. Some of the architectural highlights of this structure include a rotunda, Corinthian columns and stained-glass windows. It is featured on the National Register of Historic Places.