Directions & Parking

Venture Hall at Marbles / IMAX
201 E Hargett St,
Raleigh, NC 27601


There are a few free parking decks and one paid parking lot near The Handmade Market, and there is a pay per hour parking lot with direct entry to Venture Hall:

  • Pay per Hour lot behind Marbles with direct access to The Handmade Market:  Click here for details.
  • Blount Street Parking Deck: Located next to City Market and accessible from S Wilmington and S Blount Streets at 314 S Blount Street. There is no charge on the weekends. Click here for more info.
  • Moore Square Parking Deck: Located next to Moore Square at 233 S Wilmington Street. There is no charge on the weekends. Click here for more info.

Driving Directions

For great driving directions see the directions to Marbles here.

The Handmade Market is located in the “Venture” hall which you can access from the parking lot behind Marbles, or by entering IMAX, and walking straight past the IMAX theater.

From Chapel Hill/Durham, Raleigh, or South Raleigh WEST: Take 40 East to the Person Street/Hammond Street exit (exit 299) and turn left onto Person Street. Follow it into downtown and turn left into the parking lot behind City Market at Person and Martin Streets.

From North or East Raleigh: Take the Glenwood Ave. exit off the I-440 Beltline and head east towards downtown. Follow Glenwood Ave. to Hillsborough St. Take a left onto Hillsborough St. then a right onto Salisbury St.. Follow Salisbury St. to Martin St. and take a left. Go a couple of blocks and City Market is at the intersection of Martin and Blount St.

If you are already in downtown Raleigh: Located four blocks from the new Raleigh Convention Center and two blocks from the Marriott City Center and Sheraton Hotel

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