Home Tour

Preservation Durham presents an annual Preservation Tour that offers the public a glimpse into a different historic neighborhood or thematic group of historic properties each year.



Home Tour 2017: Historic West End

Saturday, May 6 - Sunday, May 7, 2017 12:00 - 4:00 pm Preservation Durham is thrilled to announce our 21st ...
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Home Tour 2016: Bull City Bungalow Days

Bull City Bungalow Days was a huge success! Over 500 people turned out in beautiful weather to tour ten amazing ...
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Home Tour 2015: The Architecture of George Watts Carr

The Architecture of George Watts Carr Saturday and Sunday April 25 - 26, 2015 12:00 - 4:00 pm (more…) ...
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Home Tour 2014: Tobacco Heritage: tour extras

Documentary photos of the history of tobacco in Durham. (more…) ...
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Home Tour 2014: Tobacco Heritage: the social tour

Follow the social tour - friend, snap, tweet - #tobaccoheritagetour (more…) ...
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Home Tour 2014: Tobacco Heritage

Saturday and Sunday April 26 - 27, 2014 12:00 - 4:00 pm Durham's history is closely lined to the rise ...
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Home Tour 2013: Downtown

2013 Old Durham Home Tour - Downtown Durham Saturday & Sunday, April 27 & 28, 2013 Noon - 4pm both ...
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Home Tour 2012: Forest Hills

Annual Home Tour took place on April 28, 2012. Read more about Forest Hills on our Historic Neighborhoods pages! Until ...
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Home Tour 2011: Duke Park

15th Annual Tour Explored Duke Park on May 7, 2011 Read more about Duke Park on our Historic Neighborhoods pages! ...
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2010: Hope Valley

Home Tour 2010: Hope Valley

Preservation Durham members and friends gathered on Saturday, May 1, 2010, for the 14th Annual Old Durham Tour in Hope ...
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2009: Morehead Hill

Home Tour 2009: Morehead Hill

Preservation Durham members and friends gathered on Saturday, May 2, 2009, for the 13th Annual Old Durham Tour of Morehead ...
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Home Tour 2008: Watts-Hillandale

The 12th Annual Old Durham Home Tour was another success for Preservation Durham as hundreds of PD members and friends ...
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2007: Trinity

Home Tour 2007: Trinity Park

Hundreds of Preservation Durham members and friends of historic preservation in Durham attended the 11th Annual Old Durham Tour of ...
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2006: Old North Durham

Home Tour 2006: Old North Durham

Over 600 people enjoyed a day in Old North Durham during Preservation Durham's 10th Annual Old Durham Tour. Read more ...
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2005: Celebrate as we Recreate

Home Tour 2005: Downtown

On Saturday May 7, 2005 the Preservation Durham Old Durham Tour highlighted recent developments in the center of the Bull ...
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2004: Forest Hills

Home Tour 2004: Forest Hills

Despite the rainy weather on May 1, 2004 hundreds of Preservation Durham members and friends came out for our 8th ...
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2003: Country Crossroads

Home Tour 2003: Historic Bahama

Long before Dr. Bartlett Durham sold land to the railroad for a station, many families had settled in the northern ...
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Home Tour 2002: Hope Valley

Hope Valley was Durham's first full-fledged country club suburb, developed around an 18-hole golf course in the late 1920s Traces ...
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2001: Living it Up Downtown

Home Tour 2001: Downtown

Nearly 1000 people joined Preservation Durham on Saturday, May 5, Living It Up Downtown on the 5th annual Old Durham ...
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2000: Tobacco Heritage

Home Tour 2000: Tobacco Heritage

Over 500 people toured sites from Durham's Tobacco Heritage during the fourth annual tour, held on Saturday, May 6, 2000 ...
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