The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences is one of the most visited museums in the state and is recognized as one of the best scientific resources throughout the world. During your visit, you can walk through various types of exhibits that range from interactive to research driven to outdoor and more. The museum offers free general admission, so you are able to explore and learn about the world around you at no cost. They are also home to a zoo that features different animal exhibits as well as the SECU Daily Planet. You can learn more and find out their hours of operation by visiting http://naturalsciences.org/.