Raleigh, North Carolina: The Daily Planet: Giant Earth Lookalike

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Nature Research Center of the NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Address:
11 W. Jones St., Raleigh, NC
Directions:
Nature Research Center of the NC Museum of Natural Sciences. Downtown, on the southwest corner of W. Jones and N. Salisbury Sts, a block east of US Hwy 70/401.
Phone:
919-733-7450
Admission:
Free, both inside and outside.
RA Rates:
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The Daily Planet: Giant Earth Lookalike

The Daily Planet: Giant Earth Lookalike

Giant replica globe appears to have come to rest against a building after rolling through Raleigh. It houses a multimedia theater on the inside; a hi-res satellite photography of the Earth's surface covers the outside.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [05/09/2012]

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The Daily Planet: Giant Earth Lookalike

The Daily Planet globe looks great and is a perfect photo op. Go in late afternoon or the weekend, as parking may get difficult because it's downtown.

[Megan, 07/22/2017]

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