Museums in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Chapel Hill that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Chapel Hill to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Chapel Hill page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.

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  1. Franklin Street

    # 1 of 6 Museums in Chapel Hill | Added 228 times in trip plans
    Franklin Street

    Tags: Bar, Museum, Landmark, Cafe

    Address: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA 27599

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A popular hangout and a social landmark of Chapel Hill, Franklin Street flaunts the vibrant culture and lifestyle of North Carolina. Adorned with tons of restaurants, cafes, museums, bookstore, music ...Read more

  2. The Carolina Basketball Museum

    # 2 of 6 Museums in Chapel Hill | Added 185 times in trip plans
    The Carolina Basketball Museum

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site, Exhibition

    Address: 450 Skipper Bowles Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27599

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    A paradise for basketball lovers, the Carolina basketball museum houses a huge collection of artifacts, photos, videos, statistical and historical documents highlighting the history of Carolina Basket...Read more

  3. Kidzu Children's Museum

    # 3 of 6 Museums in Chapel Hill | Added 71 times in trip plans
    Kidzu Children's Museum

    Tags: Museum, Children Museum, Educational Site, Entertainment

    Address: 201 S Estes Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, United States

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details

    A special pad for kids, the Kidzu children’s museum is a fun ride for infants to teens. Spread over 8500 square foot the launch pad is brimming with activities that are play-centered yet impart ...Read more

  4. Southern Folk Life Collection

    # 4 of 6 Museums in Chapel Hill | Added 36 times in trip plans
    Southern Folk Life Collection

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Educational Site, Entertainment

    Address: 200 South Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, United States

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    A resourceful repository dedicated to collecting and preserving vernacular music, art and culture of American South. The Southern Folklife collection offers compilation of work and provides a platform...Read more

  5. Ackland Art Museum

    # 5 of 6 Museums in Chapel Hill | Added 161 times in trip plans
    Ackland Art Museum

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Exhibition

    Address: 101 S Columbia St, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    One of the most important cultural resources of North Carolina, the Ackland art museum was founded in 1968. The museum houses a permanent collection of more than 17000 works of art including the local...Read more

  6. Morehead Planetarium

    # 6 of 6 Museums in Chapel Hill | Added 222 times in trip plans
    Morehead Planetarium

    Tags: Museum, Science Museum, Observatory, Educational Site

    Address: 250 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 03:30 pm Details

    Founded in 1949 within the premises of University of North Carolina, the Morehead planetarium and science centre is the first planetarium to be located inside a college campus in USA. It is also the l...Read more