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Leigh Farm Park

  • 370 Leigh Farm Rd
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27517
  • Primary: (919) 560-4355
  • Fax: (919) 560-4021
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This 90-acre nature preserve is the site of a 19th century plantation which features an antebellum house and a cluster of farm buildings including a dairy, smokehouse, and slaves' quarters. Leigh Farm Park is also home to an 18-hole recreational and professional level disc golf course managed by the Durham Orange Recreational Disc Association.

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Butter Making for Kids

Step back in time and explore what life was like for a kid over 100 years ago. In this adventure, learn how butter was made then and now, while making and tasting your own butter creation! Adults …


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African and African-American Storytelling

An hour of storytelling and music celebrating African and African-American culture featuring Emmy award-winner Willa Brigham. All ages welcome.


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Introduction to Spinning Wool

Join an award-winning spinner and learn how to spin your own wool yarn. Whether it’s your first time spinning or just something unique to try, you will enjoy adding this special yarn to your …


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Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604