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The Scrap Exchange

  • 2050 Chapel Hill Rd
  • Shoppes at Lakewood
  • Durham, NC 27707
  • Primary: (919) 688-6960
  • Fax: (919) 688-6792
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Promotes creativity, environmental awareness, and community through re-use. Materials available as well as gallery showcasing creative re-use in art. Craft classes offered throughout the year.

General
  • Business Hours: 10am-7pm daily
  • Miles To Convention Center: 0.30
  • Miles to RDU Airport: 15.0
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Group Tour Info
  • Avg. Tour Length: 90 minutes for self-led Open Studio art making
  • Comments Regarding Groups: Two on-site Open Studio rooms are available for groups: our Make-n-Take room and Design Center. (Find out more at http://scrapexchange.org/programs/. Groups can also shop in our retail store or tour the art exhibits in our Cameron gallery.
  • Group Rates: $5 per participant for Open Studio
  • Maximum Group Size: 50
  • Scheduling Policy: Make-n-Take and Design Studio rooms are available for drop-in participants if the rooms do not have groups scheduled. Call 919-688-6960 to inquire about room availability. Groups should call 919-213-1278 to reserve a time.
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The Scrap Exchange Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 2
  • Total Sqft.: 3,400
  • Largest Room: 75
  • Theatre Capacity: 0
  • Classroom Capacity: 60
  • Sleeping Rooms: 0
  • Exhibits: 0
  • Reception Capacity: 75
  • Ceiling: 13
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  • Outdoor Capacity: 0
Meeting Facility Rooms
Make N Take room
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400.00
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Design Studio
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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