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    #25DaysofGiving

    Featured Event: #25DaysofGiving

    May 5, 2020 – May 29, 2020 (All Day)

    Today we kick off #25DaysofGiving to raise $10,000 to support DCP’s operating funds. Over the next 25 days, we will share our favorite memories, features and information about the work that we are doing to improve the park and provide … Continued

Volunteer Opportunities

Durham Central Park is powered by dedicated volunteers who do everything from weeding the gardens to running events. Looking for volunteer opportunities? Join our team!

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Durham Central Park has all of the amenities that make it the perfect spot for parties, weddings and corporate events.


(photo courtesy David Smith Photography)

Visitor Info

Durham Central Park offers a wealth of open green spaces and hidden gems—from artistic seating to beautiful gardens, there’s plenty to explore. Get the info you need for your trip to the park

Park Improvements

We’re committed to making Durham Central Park better. We’re already working on more improvements. But we want to know what you want to see in the park.

Park Stories

Everything in Durham Central Park…from the park itself to the pavilion to the all the benches…has a story. Get to know your park a little better by reading how it came to be.