Saturday, May 6 – Sunday, May 7, 2017 12:00 – 4:00 pm Preservation Durham is thrilled to announce our 21st annual Preservation Tour, which will highlight […]

Home Tour 2017: Historic West End

The historic Watts Hospital-Hillandale neighborhood is centered on tree-shaded West Club Boulevard, anchored by the Durham Water Works on the west, and the former Watts […]

Watts Hospital-Hillandale

Tuscaloosa-Lakewood is a historic neighborhood comprised of approximately 550 homes built in three phases and roughly bounded by Chapel Hill Road, Lakewood Avenue, James Street, and […]


The Trinity Park and Trinity Heights neighborhoods (recorded collectively as the Trinity Historic District) were platted at the turn of the century and experienced rapid […]

Trinity Historic District

When merchants moved to Ninth Street, the commercial heart of West Durham, they created a business district that still thrives today, and is home to […]

Old West Durham

  North Durham began to develop after the street car line expanded north from downtown in 1901. What had been remote farmland soon developed into […]

Old North Durham

Historic Morehead Hill was home to many of Durham’s early industrialists. In the 1880s, Eugene Morehead, L. A. Carr, George W. Watts, and George Lyon […]

Morehead Hill

Hope Valley was Durham’s first full-fledged country club suburb, developed around an 18-hole golf course in the late 1920s. Traces of the farms that occupied […]

Hope Valley