- Saturday, May 19, 2018, Time 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
More than 300,000 visitors from all over the world visit Sarah P. Duke Gardens annually,
enjoying its 55 acres of specialized gardens in the heart of Duke University. Admission
is free, and we are open from 8 a.m. to dusk 365 days a year.
420 Anderson St, Duke University, Durham, NC
Parking is free on Saturday until 1:00pm.
Here for parking details.
Sarah P. Duke Gardens features four distinct areas: the original Terraces and their immediate
surroundings, known as the Historic Gardens, including the Mary Duke Biddle Rose Garden and
historic Roney Fountain; the H.L. Blomquist Garden of Native Plants, a representation of the
flora of the southeastern United States; the W.L. Culberson Asiatic Arboretum, devoted to
plants of eastern Asia; and the Doris Duke Center Gardens, including the new Charlotte Brody
Discovery Garden. There are five miles of allées, walks, and pathways throughout the gardens.