Comprised of different neighborhoods and districts with distinctive flavors, vibes, and scenes, Durham is a microcosm of America's melting pot of people, cultures, and places. Not your typical college town, Durham certainly has a few districts with a distinct feel. It also has a growing and vibrant downtown, a warehouse district with music clubs, restaurants, bars, and a brewery, plus districts known for their unique dining and shopping.
Explore this section to learn about the distinct personalities represented in Durham's shopping and dining districts.
Downtown is the vibrant heartbeat of Durham and is comprised of several unique districts. Spend a day, a morning, or a week seeing all it has to offer. Read More
This district features quirky, unforgettable shops, museums, gardens, and one of the top-ranking universities in the country. Read More
Research Triangle Park is one of the leading research parks in the country and an area filled with innovative companies. Read More
Not bound by traditional district lines, Rockwood and South Square offer something for everyone from foodies to musicians to antique lovers. Read More
While visitors can shop ‘til they drop in Southpoint, there’s more to this area than retail alone; discover all Southpoint brings to Durham. Read More