Capitol Walk - Raleigh

Raleigh, North Carolina

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Your walk will take you around the capitol grounds called Union Square. Here you will relive moments in North Carolina’s history and see statues of some of the state’s notable leaders. In addition, the many statues and memorials on Union Square depict the uniforms of the soldiers from the various wars and the equipment they carried, illustrating the evolution of the technology of warfare. Inside the capitol you will see the rooms where state government was conducted until 1963. The state’s legislative building is located a few blocks from the capitol. Special attractions: Historic landmarks, state capitol building, Union Square.
Walking Raleigh / Durham

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Walking Raleigh / Durham

by Rebecca C. Mann (Falcon Guides)

Your walk will take you around the capitol grounds called Union Square. Here you will relive moments in North Carolina’s history and see statues of some of the state’s notable leaders.

In addition, the many statues and memorials on Union Square depict the uniforms of the soldiers from the various wars and the equipment they carried, illustrating the evolution of the technology of warfare. Inside the capitol you will see the rooms where state government was conducted until 1963. The state’s legislative building is located a few blocks from the capitol. Special attractions: Historic landmarks, state capitol building, Union Square.

©  Rebecca C. Mann/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Activity Type: Walking
Nearby City: Raleigh
Distance: 1.5
Trail Type: Loop/Lollipop
Skill Level: Easy
Duration: 45 minutes
Season: Year-round
Accessibility: Stroller/Wheelchair Accessible
Local Contacts: Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Center
Driving Directions: Directions to Capitol Walk - Raleigh

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