Special Alert

SEEDS Educational Garden

  • 706 Gilbert St
  • (Corner of Gilbert St and Elizabeth St)
  • Durham, NC 27701
  • Primary: (919) 683-1197
  • Fax: (919) 688-1249

Located near the Golden Belt Arts Complex East of Downtown Durham with a small example garden adjacent to the Durham Farmer’s Market, South Eastern Efforts Developing Sustainable Spaces (SEEDS) has two non-profit community gardens tended by local residents. Includes composting facilities, outdoor classroom and art gallery, as well as cut flower, organic vegetable, and medicinal herb gardens. Available for special event rentals. To get more involved, volunteer in the SEEDS garden. Sign up to volunteer at www.seedsnc.org/volunteer-service-learning .

  • Business Hours: M-F, 9am-6pm
  • Internet-Public WIFI:
  • Internet-WIFI Available:
  • On-site Gift/Sundries Store:
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  • Free Admission All The Time:
  • Free Parking:
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Group Tour Info
  • Avg. Tour Length: 45 minutes
  • Comments Regarding Groups: We are happy to provide tours of SEEDS and share with the public what we are working on in the Durham community. If you are looking to get more involved, you are also welcome to volunteer in the garden. Sign up to volunteer on our website: www.seedsnc.org/volunteer-service-learning/
  • Maximum Group Size: 15
  • Scheduling Policy: Give us a call to schedule a tour.
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  • Welcomes Groups Of 10+:
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Property Details & Services
  • 100% Smoke Free:
  • Last Restoration (year): 2014
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Activity Type
  • Agritourism:
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Recreation & Activities
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Meeting/Event/Group Services
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SEEDS Educational Garden Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 4
  • Largest Room: 150
  • Classroom Capacity: 30
  • Ceiling: 22
  • Floorplan: View/Download File
  • Description: SEEDS has a large multipurpose room that is available for rental. It can comfortably fit 150 people sitting.
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  • Tables & Chairs Included:
  • Outdoor Capacity: 300
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Multipurpose Room

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Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
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