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Handpicked Top 3 Landmarks in Durham, North Carolina. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!

BENNETT PLACE

4409 Bennett Memorial Road, Durham, NC 27705

Since 1789

Special Events, Private Occasions, Architecture Buildings, Museum Fund, Grand Blue and Gray Ball, Picnic Area, Collections, House, Weddings, Guided Tours, Historical Building, Historic Preservation, Exhibitions, House, Events & Gift Shop

Free admission ● A 501-C3 non-profit organization was created to provide financial assistance and support to Bennett Place State Historic Site ● Handicap parking spaces available ● Visitors can enjoy the museum gallery in addition to the theatre, which shows the 17-minute film, “Dawn of Peace

bennett@ncdcr.gov

bennettplacehistoricsite.com

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Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun & Mon Closed

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DUKE HOMESTEAD STATE HISTORIC SITE

2828 Duke Homestead Road, Durham, NC 27705

Since 1852

Private Occasions, Guided Tours, Collections, Historic Preservation, Gift Shop, House, Architecture and Historical Building, Observation Deck, Picnic Area, Field Trips, Events, Holiday Historic House Tour, Exhibitions & Weddings

Guests can take one of the 45 minute guided tours through the historic area or explore on their own in the visitor's centre and museum ● The historic site includes the restored mid-1800s Duke family home, tobacco barns, original factory, and farm ● Offers an orientation film twice an hour, an extensive tobacco museum, and guided tours of the surviving historical structures on the grounds- The museum contains exhibits regarding tobacco farming, manufacturing, and marketing

duke@ncdcr.gov

dukehomestead.org

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Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun & Mon Closed

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STAGVILLE STATE HISTORIC SITE

5828 Old Oxford Highway, Durham, NC 27712

Since 1799

Private Functions, Cultural Activities, Educational, School and Group Programs, Gift Shop, Weddings, House, Speaker Presentations, Historical Buildings, Group Tour, Community Outreach, Library & Summer Camp

Approximately 30,000 acres of land, and claimed ownership over about 900 people who were enslaved on this property ● Offers a variety of educational programs for students of all ages ● Picnic tables and chairs are available on-site for groups ● Historic Stagville is free and open to the public ● Provides a balanced interpretation through tours and special events that tell the story of free and enslaved people who called Stagville home

info@stagville.org

stagville.org

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Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun & Mon Closed

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