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Admissions Office, Duke University

  • 2138 Campus Dr, McClendon Commons
  • Durham, NC 27706
  • Primary: (919) 684-3214

One of the nation's top universities, founded as Trinity College and renamed in 1924 after an endowment by James Buchanan Duke. Includes Neo-Gothic West Campus, Central Campus, and Neo-Georgian East campus, site of former racetrack and pleasure resort. Highlights include Duke University Chapel, Sarah P. Duke Gardens, Cameron Indoor Stadium, 7,060-acre Duke Forest, Duke Lemur Center, Nasher Museum of Art, and Duke University Medical Center. Campus tours conducted by reservation at https://admiss.ugrad.duke.edu/visits/.

  • Business Hours: M-F, 8:30am-4:30pm Sa, 8:30am-12:30pm
Group Tour Info
  • Avg. Tour Length: Tours typically last between an hour and fifteen minutes and an hour and a half.
  • Comments Regarding Groups: Reservations are required. Please view our calendar for available dates of attendance.
  • Tour Type: Self Guided and Group tours
  • Welcomes Groups Of 10+:
  • Welcomes School Groups:
History & Heritage
  • Historic Landmarks:
Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604