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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 Tour

Tin Roof Raleigh 

Tuesday, September 17, 4:30pm 

300 Glenwood Ave

Take a peek inside Glenwood South's newest live music joint. Tin Roof will feature live msuic on its ground floor, a rooftop patio, and a Southern inspired "better than bar food" menu. Guests will be treated to samples of select items from Tin Roof's menu. 

This tour has sold out. 

Murals of the Warehouse District 

Tuesday, October 15, 5:30pm 

The tour will begin outside of CAM Raleigh (409 W. Martin Street) 

Join Raleigh Murals Project and the DRA for a public art stroll through the Warehouse District. Attendees will learn about the 20 murals that adorn the walls of this burgeoning district, and the artists who left their mark. 

A post tour gathering will be held at Boxcar Bar + Arcade 

Registration for this tour opens Tuesday, October 1st. 


Previous Tours


Presenting Sponsor


Silver Sponsors


Cii Technology Solutions

Clancy & Theys Construction Company

HH Architecture 


Paragon Bank
A Division of TowneBank


TradeMark Properties