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Discover Downtown Tours

Explore. Connect. Discover.

Hear the stories, see the spaces and learn about Downtown Raleigh in an immersive, engaging way through the Downtown Raleigh Alliance’s Discover Downtown program! Discover Downtown Tours highlight a variety of downtown locations from sneak peeks of new developments to behind-the-scenes experiences.

Meet others interested in Downtown Raleigh’s history, development and unique culture during and after the tours. Tours are free and open to the public but fill up quickly. Subscribe to the DRA weekly e-newsletter here for Discover Downtown information.

Upcoming Tours

Virtual Tour: 107 W Hargett Street 
July 30, 2020 @ 1pm
This month, we are giving a behind the scenes look at 107 W Hargett Street, former Father & Son Antiques and soon to be FastMed Urgent Care's corporate offices. 107 W Hargett Street has recently undergone renovations to preserve the historic character and charm of the building while expanding the space and adding more elements. In this virtual tour, you will learn about the history, design, renovations and creative, thoughtful ways to showcase the building's former use as a storefront. Amy Bullington with Clearscapes Architectural Firm will share updates on the building's progress and answer questions. If interested in attending, please register here. You will receive a Zoom link the day before and day of event. 

Previous Tours

Tours on Tap with Trophy Brewing 
June 25, 2020
Get an idea of what Trophy Brewing is all about here.
Have an at home brewery tour and tasting with this video.

Tours on Tap with Clouds Brewing
June 19, 2020
Watch the 2.5 minute video tour of Clouds Brewery and learn how their beer is made here.
Taste at home and watch the video of the tasting online here.

Bloc83 Virtual Tour 
May 28, 2020

Ryan Blair, Vice President of Development and Acquisitions at Heritage Properties, shared about Block83 including the history, design, construction, features and tenants at One Glenwood. He also provided information about Tower Two, next to One Glenwood, as construction continues on the project.


Silver Sponsors

Cii Technology Solutions

Chappell Residential

Clancy & Theys Construction Company

Clark Nexsen 





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