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Durham is home to museums focusing on art, sports, history, and nature and science. That means you have plenty of opportunities to spend an afternoon exploring new subjects in educational and entertaining ways. Take a look at the listings below to see what Durham's museums have to offer.

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Catch the Wind at the Museum of Life + Science

Catch the Wind is a four-acre outdoor learning experience at the Museum of Life and Science featuring a series of large-scale, interactive exhibits that express how wind influences the environment. …

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Explore the Wild at the Museum of Life + Science

Explore the Wild is a preserved natural setting home to black bears, red wolves, and lemurs. Natural observation areas, 750-foot boardwalk, outdoor microscopes, and field cameras look into this …

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Hideaway Woods

Hideaway Woods is a two-acre, forested learning environment featuring tree houses, a flowing streambed, and fanciful nature sculptures. Connected by rope bridges, the tree house village encourages …

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Hugh Mangum Museum of Photography

Displays of photography and early 20th-century equipment. Contemporary exhibits featured on rotating basis. Call for ticket information.

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Into the Mist at Museum of Life + Science

Watch as droplets of water suspended in air form clouds hovering over small valleys. Stroll through the lush green landscape and watch as rainbows appear then disappear. Climb through tunnels, make …

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Museum of Life + Science

Gateway Park is the first thing visitors will see when they head out of the museum's main building to go to the museum's other popular exhibits - the Butterfly House, Dinosaur Trail, train rides, …

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Hall of Honor at Schwartz-Butters Athletic Center

Adjacent to Cameron Indoor Stadium, the Schwartz-Butters Athletic Center houses the Duke Sports Hall of Fame, offices, basketball locker rooms, and athletic training facilities.

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The Dinosaur Trail at the Museum of Life + Science

Take an unforgettable journey into the Late Cretaceous period along a half-mile forest path featuring life-sized dinosaur replicas and a fossil dig site. Included with admission to the Museum of Life …

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