4409 Bennett Memorial Road, Durham, NC 27705 Directions
Bennett Place is A 501-C3 non-profit organization that was created to provide financial help and support to Bennett Place State Historic Site. The visitors can enjoy the museum gallery and the theatre, which shows the 17-minute film, "dawn of peace." The place has a farmhouse, a kitchen, and a smokehouse, reminiscent of the lifestyle of a typical Southern farmer during the Civil War. Bennett Place has Handicap accessible and ample parking spaces.
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2828 Duke Homestead Road, Durham, NC 27705 Directions
Duke Homestead is a nonprofit organization that helps Duke Homestead State Historic Site. The historic site includes the restored mid-1800s family home of the Duke, tobacco barns, the original factory, and the farm. It offers a two-hour orientation film, a large tobacco museum, and guided tours of the surviving historic buildings on the grounds. The guests can take one of the 45 minute guided tours through the historic area or explore on their own in the visitor's center and museum. The museum contains exhibits regarding tobacco farming, manufacturing, and marketing.
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STAGVILLE STATE HISTORIC SITE
5828 Old Oxford Highway, Durham, NC 27712 Directions
Stagville State Historic Site has 30,000 acres of land and has asserted possession of over 900 people who have been slaves to this property. It offers a holistic explanation through tours and special events that tell the story of the free and enslaved who called Stagville home. The place offers a variety of educational programs for students of all ages and picnic tables, and chairs are available on-site for groups. Historic Stagville is open to the public, and free entry.
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