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Travellers to Durham give high marks for the fun sporting events, university vibe and shopping. This city also attracts tourists with its live music, festivals and entertainment. Top sights in the city include Durham Performing Arts Center, Cameron Indoor Stadium and Streets at Southpoint Mall.
Known for its live music, festivals and theatres, the city's cultural venues include Carolina Theater, North Carolina Museum of Life and Science and Manbites Dog Theater. The city is notable for landmarks like Duke University Chapel, Vietnam Veterans Living Memorial and Duke Homestead. The city's natural beauty is on display at Sarah P. Duke Gardens, Duke Lemur Center and Eno River State Park.
Other favourite sights in Durham include Durham Performing Arts Center, Cameron Indoor Stadium and Streets at Southpoint Mall. Outside the city, popular places to visit include Kenan Stadium, 10.2 mi/16.5 km from the city centre, and Crabtree Valley Mall, which is 16.3 mi (26.2 km) away.
If you want to venture outside the area, hop on a train at Durham Station. Durham may not have many public transport choices so consider renting a car to explore the city.