Stop by the Brightleaf Square District for holiday shopping this season. Shop for gifts at Indio (pictured), Parker & Otis, Vert & Vogue, Morgan Imports, and more. You can also fuel up with dinner or drinks at the neighboring restaurants and bars.
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Durham is home to a variety of public art, including this Civil Rights Mural, which depicts scenes from Durham's history of activism and inclusion. The mural is located at 120 Morris St. in downtown, adjacent to the Durham Arts Council Building.
Go where the locals go and treat yourself to a burger, hot dog, or biscuit sandwich at Wimpy's Grill, a cash-only Durham institution located off of Ninth Street. With low prices and a no-frills interior, Wimpy's is a great option for a simple breakfast or lunch.
American Tobacco Campus looks beautiful, even in the rain! Home to shops, offices, lofts, and restaurants, this revitalized Lucky Strike cigarette factory is a Durham must-see. Spend an afternoon relaxing in a hammock, explore the man-made river, or enjoy a meal on one of the outdoor patios.
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Looking for an outdoor escape in Durham County? Visit Falls Lake for hiking, camping, and kayaking. Enjoy crisp autumn air and beautiful views, only 13 miles east of Downtown Durham.