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Central North Carolina Sights

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  • 301 N. Tryon St. Map It
  • Uptown
  • Zoo/Aquarium

Updated 10/23/2014

Fodor's Review

Allow at least two hours for the aquariums, the three-story rain forest, and the IMAX Dome Theater. Lie on a bed of nails, conduct experiments in the interactive labs or get in touch with your inner innovator as you create shoes from garbage. Check the schedule for special exhibits.

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301 N. Tryon St., Charlotte, North Carolina, 28202, United States

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704-372–6261; 800-935–0553

Sight Details:

  • $15; IMAX $10; $20 package for both
  • Weekdays 9–5, Sat. 10–6, Sun. noon–5

Updated 10/23/2014


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