Universities in and around Durham
Durham, NC, is home to two of the finest major universities in the area, Duke University and North Carolina Central University, while within 30 minutes of two other nationally-acclaimed universities, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and North Carolina State University in Raleigh. The Arrowhead Inn provides lodging near Duke University and the other fine schools and is a welcomed alternative to the hotel accommodations.
During your stay, get a real feel for the Triangle region by checking out some the top 10 things to do in Durham.
Duke University – Durham
Tour contact # (919) 684-3214
North Carolina Central University – Durham
Tour contact # (919) 530-6180
Visiting North Carolina Central
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Tour contact # (919) 843-9799
North Carolina State University – Raleigh
Tour contact # (919) 515-2434
Visiting North Carolina State
Durham, NC offers some great options for families with young ones to burn energy and have fun. Here are a couple of our grandchildren’s favorites!
- The young (and young at heart!) will enjoy a visit to the Museum of Life and Science which holds exhibits ranging from aerospace adventures, tropical butterfly house, and the new Hideaway Woods outdoor playscape.
- If jumping, bouncing and aerial feats are more your interest, SkyZone Trampoline Park, offers open jump from 30 minutes up to 120 minutes for toddlers and kids, while there are Skyrobics classes for adults.
Check out more Things to Do with Kids in Durham.