Find Durham, North Carolina apartments for rent
Home to Duke University, Durham has come a long way since the days when tobacco was king. Today, the city is renowned for its role as part of the Research Triangle and its influence on the region's commerce and culture. Apartments and rental homes in Durham NC are conveniently located near numerous cultural and recreational activities.
Places to See
At Duke University, visitors can tour the school's Gothic chapel and the highly acclaimed Nasher Museum of Art. The world's largest butterfly conservatory, a dinosaur trail and sailboat pond await visitors at the Museum of Life and Science. Historic Stagville has original multi-level slave quarters, barns and other structures that provide a fascinating glimpse into life on America's largest plantation. Bennett Place farmhouse served as the backdrop for General Johnston's massive surrender of Confederate forces, which ended the Civil War.
Things to Do
Duke Basketball and the iconic Durham Bulls minor league baseball team are within a short drive from Durham apartments. Popular attractions include the Eno River, the 55-acre Sarah Duke Gardens and the Duke Forest, which has extensive equestrian, cycling and hiking trails. Residents of apartments Durham, NC enjoy the shops, restaurants and entertainment venues on Ninth Street as well as major performances hosted by the performing arts center. Durham has annual music, dance and film festivals and cultural expositions.
Apartments in Durham, NC
Residents have a wide selection of Durham rentals from which to choose. The available opportunities include loft apartments in renovated historic buildings downtown and single-family homes, as well as two- and three-bedroom units in traditional apartment communities. The Apartment Guide search program enables you to sort listings of Durham NC apartments based on personal preferences, such as location, price and pet policy. Potential amenities include stainless steel appliances, island kitchens, fitness centers and gated access.