Special Alert

The Research Triangle Park

  • NC Hwy 147 Exits 5-8, I-40 Exits 279 and 280
  • Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
  • Primary: (919) 549-8181
  • Fax: (919) 549-8246

RTP is the world's largest university-related research park with more than 170 companies employing over 49,000 people. Carved from Durham pinelands in 1959, it is a prominent high-technology research and development center that serves as an economic driver for the entire region and houses global companies like IBM, Syngenta, Cisco, and more.

RTP is more than a business park, hosting conferences and networking events for entrepreneurs and the technologically minded, and including acres of land with biking and walking trails, as well as a butterfly garden, for visitors to explore.

General
  • Business Hours: M-F, 8:30am-5pm.
  • Internet-Public WIFI:
  • Internet-WIFI Available:
  • Near/along I-40 (within 1 Mile Of Interstate):
Payment/Discounts/Rates
  • Free Admission All The Time:
Parking
  • Free Parking:
Group Tour Info
  • Avg. Tour Length: 30 minutes driving
  • Group Rates: Free Admission
  • Scheduling Policy: Call 24 hours ahead to schedule group tour.
  • Tour Type: Self-Guided
Activity Type
  • Science & Nature:
Recreation & Activities
  • Science Places:
Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604