Durham, North Carolina Things To Do and ActivitiesFrom historic landmarks to prestigious universities to trendy neighborhoods, Durham, North Carolina is full of fun things to do and exciting attractions. Stay at the Baymont Inn & Suites Durham and you'll be within a short drive of cool things to do in Durham, like catching a baseball game at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park, shopping and dining at Brightleaf Square, visiting Duke University and enjoying the arts at the Carolina Theatre, and Durham Performing Arts Center. See historic sites, like the Homestead and Tobacco Museum - a beautiful 19th century estate - and Bennett Place Historic Site - a Civil War farmhouse where the Carolinas surrendered.
One of the most prestigious universities in the world, Duke University offers an exciting educational, cultural and athletic experience on its dynamic campus in Durham, NC.
The country's top public university, UNC at Chapel Hill offers elite academics in over 100 fields, including bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees, and legendary sports programs.
The largest research and development center in the country, Research Triangle Park (RTP) is the center of innovation in Durham, with 170 global companies.
Enjoy exciting concerts, shows and events at Durham's top entertainment and performing arts venue. DPAC presents blockbuster concerts, Broadway shows and musicals.