Discover Dix Park with Scavenger Hunts

Discover Dix Park Scavenger Hunt screenshot

Ready for a challenge?  Our new scavenger hunt adventures are sure to get you to out exploring Dix Park in a fun new way.

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt

This kid-friendly challenge uses photo clues to help you find different places throughout Dix Park. When your family (or friend group!) finds each of the ten pictured locations, take a "family photo." 

Progress at Dix Park

flowers field at the park

Exciting park projects are underway

At the June 16 Raleigh City Council meeting, Council reviewed the updated project priorities and unanimously approved the design contract for the Plaza & Play and the funding agreement with the Dix Park Conservancy. Here's what is in the works: 

Dix Park 2019 Impact Report

What an exciting year it has been! One year ago today... we celebrated the adoption of the Master Plan and kicked-off the next phase of creating Dorothea Dix Park!

Thank you for supporting your park through the master planning process, joining us for activities and festivals, and sharing what you love about Dix Park on social media. Check out our year-in-review to see all we've done together!

 

NC HEALTH NEWS: Former chapel on NC’s Dorothea Dix campus to reopen, welcome visitors, events

All Faiths Chapel interior shot of the nave

By Thomas Goldsmith

The chapel that patients and staff at Raleigh’s Dorothea Dix Hospital attended for almost 60 years is getting a $2 million facelift and will greet visitors to Dix Park as well as offer concerts, community meetings, educational programs, spiritual events and more.