Durham, North Carolina, is the place for outdoors, sports, history, entertainment, art, museums and great hotel deals!
If you’re into art and photography, start your getaway by visiting some of Durham’s galleries and museums. There’s the Hugh Mangum Museum of Photography, the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, North Carolina Central University Art Museum and the Rosenzweig Gallery.
Next on the agenda in Durham should be a round or two of golf. You can visit the Duke University Golf Club, the Hillandale Golf Course or Lakeshore Golf Course for great public greens and warm weather year-round. You might like the golfing in Durham so much that you need to look for an extra night of our great hotel deals!
After a long day in the sun with friends and family, take a load off and hit up the Durham nightlife. There are hundreds of restaurants and bars and many cinemas if you want to catch a movie or two. Aside from major chain theaters, Durham is also home to the Carolina Theatre–a renovated 1926 Beaux Arts buliding that includes performances of Durham’s symphony and opera, the annual Full Frame Documentary Film Festival and North Carolina Gay & Lesbian Film Festival.
If the kids are along for your great hotel deals and Durham fun, be sure to check out some of the nature areas and learning centers. You can make an outing to the Catch the Wind Museum of Life and Science, Duke Forest, Duke Lemur Center, Duke University Phytotron or the Magic Wings Butterfly House and Bayer CropScience Insectarium. The best part? That’s only a portion of the list! With Duke University in the heart of Durham, there are tons of learning opportunities. You might just need to book a couple extra nights of our amazing hotel deals!
If you want to learn about Durham’s history, there are plenty of opportunities here. Check out the American Dance Festival Archives, the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, the History of Medicine Collections, the Mary Lou Williams Center for Black Culture or the Eddy Collection of Musical Instruments.
It’s easy to see that Durham is a hotel deal seeker’s travel dream. There’s culture, good food, history, art, entertainment, sports, learning and more. Every member of your family will make memories to last a lifetime in Durham. And with our awesome hotel deals, it’s easy to relax and enjoy everything Durham has to offer.