Parking Lot Update

The UNC-owned Morehead parking lot is under construction. Weekday visitors must pay using ParkMobile (Zone Code 4468) or the Pay Station near our iguana. For more info, go to our Plan A Visit page.

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Skywatching: Views from The Durham

September 9 @ 8:00 pm 10:00 pm

Join us on the roof of The Durham Hotel for a series of telescopic stargazing nights. Stop by for guided constellation tours and educational activities, all while enjoying music from DJ Mic Check. Music begins at 7:30 pm and stargazing begins at 8:00 pm. This skywatching event is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome.

A Morehead educator speaks with a guest looking through binoculars. In the background is the Durham skyline.

Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

The Durham Hotel

315 E. Chapel Hill St
Durham, North Carolina 27701 United States