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About Discover Durham

Discover Durham is Durham's marketing agency. It is chartered as a tourism development authority by the NC General Assembly and local governments to spearhead the proactive, strategic, visitor-centered economic and cultural development of Durham by reinvesting a portion of the visitor-paid room occupancy and tourism development tax in destination promotion and marketing.

Discover Durham is the heart, soul, and energy of Durham as a visitor destination. It's the defender of Durham's image and brand and guardian of its unique sense of place. It drives economic success, enhances quality of life, and generates tax revenues to fund local governments.

The Discover Durham, as Durham's official destination marketing organization, is accredited by the Destination Marketing Accreditation Program(DMAP) of the Destination Marketing Association International, located at 2025 M Street, NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC, 20036 USA; (202) 296-7888.

Location and Contact Info:

Discover Durham
212 W Main St #101
Durham NC  27701

  • Local: (919) 687-0288
  • FAX: (919) 683-9555
  • Toll Free: (800) 446-8604

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