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Free admission for all. Courtesy of Jennifer McCracken New and Jason New.


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Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
2001 Campus Dr.
Durham, NC 27705

The Nasher Museum is nestled within the university’s central campus, at Campus Drive and Duke University Road, across from the Rubenstein Arts Center and near the Sarah P. Duke Gardens.

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For GPS navigation systems and on-line maps, use 650 Alexander Avenue, Durham, NC 27705. For accessible parking and passenger drop-off, use 700 Anderson Street, Durham, NC 27705 and use the driveway at the front of the museum for access.


Prior to parking, visitors may be dropped off at the 700 Anderson Street entrance, where three accessible parking spots are available. The museum’s lower parking lot has eight accessible parking spots. For assistance or more information please call 919-684-5135.

Find out more about The Nasher Museum’s commitment to accessibility throughout the museum.

The museum’s 100-space public parking lot, east of the building, is accessible from either Campus Drive or Duke University Road. Parking at the museum is $2 per hour, payable at kiosks in the museum lot. The winding stepped path from the parking lot to the main entrance is about 100 yards.

Getting Here: an Alternative to Parking

In support of Sustainable Duke, the Nasher Museum encourages staff and visitors to take alternative transportation to the museum. Come on foot, bicycle or bus!
Our bike racks are located conveniently just outside both museum entrances. Help us make the Nasher a more more eco-friendly!

360° Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour inside the Nasher Museum—and see how the museum connects Duke’s campus with downtown Durham.

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