More than nine million people visit Durham each year, where they will all find a wealth of things to see and do. Whether you're looking for awarding-winning performing arts, unique visual arts, stimulating nightlife, one-of-a-kind shopping, or scenic natural experiences, Durham has you covered.
There are also historic sites to visit, sporting events to watch, outdoor recreation to try, and farms to tour. In other words, Durham is overflowing with unique, exciting things to do, no matter what kind of experience you're looking for, and there's always something new. Come experience Durham, Fresh Daily.
Here you will find information about what there is to do in Durham. There are also links along the top of this page so you can find places to stay, information about dining, and maps and other info. Take a look around and you'll see what makes Durham so special.
There's so much to do in Durham that you may need more than one visit to fit it all in. Refer to this list of must-see sites and popular features to help get the most out of your trip. Read More
Experience the Bull City like a local by visiting establishments that have been voted as favorites in Durham's local papers. Read More
Keep the kids in your life entertained and engaged at Durham's kid-centric locales, searchable by interest and age group. Read More
Find a lot of fun at a low price by exploring the free things to do in Durham – they say some of the best things in life are free, after all. Read More