Durham, NC, is experiencing a cultural renaissance of sorts as the tobacco and textile industries make room for upscale restaurants, microbreweries, art galleries and museums. While traditionally considered a college town, Durham has come to embody so much more.
When making your travel plans, remember to book a room with Choice Hotels in Durham, NC. Start your exploration with these popular local attractions:
Whether or not you're here during the late spring or summer months of full bloom, a tour of the Sarah P. Duke Gardens nonetheless makes for pleasant strolling and meditating. It is ideal for the serious gardener as well as the casual nature lover. Nature fans of all ages will also enjoy the Magic Wings Butterfly House & Bayer CropScience Insectarium, a true living museum of insects and butterflies.
The architectural splendor of the DPAC is just as impressive as the performances held there. If athletic performances are more your style, spend the afternoon at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park, memorialized in the movie Bull Durham, for a minor league experience.
While Durham as synonymous with baseball for some, much of Durham's identity stems from the influence of Duke University. Epitomizing architectural magnificence, Duke's sprawling campus, including the historically rich Duke Chapel, is visually stunning.
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