The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences (NCMNS) is located in Raleigh, North Carolina. This museum is the oldest established museum in North Carolina and the largest museum of its kind in the Southeast. It has about 1.2 million visitors annually. As of 2013, it was the state's most popular museum or historic destination among visitors.

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http://naturalsciences.org/
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_Carolina_Museum_of_Natural_Sciences

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