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North Carolina State University. Durham is a city in North Carolina in the United States. Coupled with the neighboring cities of Raleigh and Chapel Hill, it forms a triad of three beautiful of cities called the Triangle. Durham is home to Duke University that flaunts some glorious examples of Gothic architecture while the city’s Duke Chapel is a cathedral-like centerpiece that soars 210 feet high.
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North Carolina Museum of Art
Ranked as one of the best art museums in American South, the North Carolina Museum of Art is mid-20th century art museum located in Raleigh, North Carolina. It is the first major museum collection in the US made by State legislation and is now home to over 5000 years of artworks. It is home to over 40 art galleries and a state-of-the-art amphitheater.
Museum of Life and Science
The Museum of Life and Science in Durham is home to a delightful array of interactive scientific exhibits. This museum was previously known as the North Carolina Museum of Life and Science. It is best known for its three-story glass building called Magic Wings Butterfly House that hosts a butterfly zoo and tropical conservatory filled with several tropical butterflies across many species and several tropical plants.
Nasher Museum of Art
Located on Duke's campus in Durham, the Nasher Museum of Art is home to a remarkable collection of over 13000 artworks made by several famous artists like Ai Weiwei and Christian Boltanski. It also wows its visitors with its extensive collection of Pre-Columbian artworks that is centered on Mayan Civilization’s ceramics and Peruvian textiles. The Nasher Museum is also the first museum in the US to display Spanish art of late 16th and early 17th century, and visitors can come here to visit 120 paintings and sculptures and decorative art pieces of that era.
Best Time to fly to Rayleigh-Durham
The best times to fly to Rayleigh-Durham are the spring and fall season. These seasons run from March to May and September to November respectively. Visitors can enjoy festivals like Raleigh Rock 'n' Roll Marathon & Half Marathon (in April) and North Carolina State Fair (in October) during this time of the year. Those
Looking for budget travel can visit here in winter season for watching basketball games, and Christmas and New Year celebrations.