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.
Free

Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

The Durham Hotel

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