Cultural Heritage Parks

Group on a tour at the West Point Mill

Durham has several cultural heritage sites. These significant natural and historic parks provide opportunities for passive recreational pursuits such as picnicking, fishing, hiking, outdoor nature study and learning Durham's cultural history through tours and programs.

Cultural Heritage Sites

Cultural Heritage Activities

Durham Parks and Recreation (DPR) offers a series of cultural heritage programs and classes throughout the year that teach participants skills such as historic trades, gardening, textile arts, historic foodways, and crafts. Classes provide great opportunities for lifelong learning at affordable prices, fun for the entire family, and great ways to meet new people.

View our Play More Guide online or search ActiveNet for our current programs and tour offerings.