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Formerly Union Station, this fully restored Art Deco railway station is available for events during non-public hours. Areas available include the Great hall, which accommodates up to 450 for a sit-down dinner or 600 for a cocktail reception; the Swanson Gallery will accommodate 250 for a sit-down dinner or 400 for a cocktail reception; Track Level & Train Exhibit Area will accommodate 150 for a sit-down dinner and 1000 cocktail reception. There are also several conference rooms available. 225 free parking spaces. The museum will provide a list of preferred caterers, multimedia and transportation services.

Health Protocol
  • Single Use Menus:
  • Table Dividers:
  • Masks Required-Staff:
  • Masks Required-Guest:
  • Masks Provided:
  • Health Screening Required-Staff:
  • Health Screening Required-Guest:
  • Health Related Staff Training:
  • Community Health Virtual Classes:
  • No Contact Services:
  • Sneeze Guards/Contact Barriers:
  • Reduced Occupancy/Occupancy Limits:
  • Limited Elevator Occupancy:
  • Social Distancing Guidelines Enforced:
  • Social Distance Markings/Signage:
  • Social Distance Furniture Configurations:
  • Health Protocol Statement: In addition to timed tickets, limiting capacity and opening the museum in phases, we are regularly cleaning/sanitizing doors and high-touch surfaces. Additional hand sanitizer stations are available to guests throughout the museum. Protective barriers have been installed at the front desk, soda fountain and museum shop. We have reduced touchpoints for staff and guests. Signage throughout the museum reminds visitors of proper protocol and healthy behaviors. Guests ages 5 and over are required to wear masks. We ask that guests respect museum staff, volunteers and other guests by staying at least 6′ apart at all times. We kindly ask that guests stay home if they are ill or think they may have been in contact with someone who is/was ill.
  • Health Protocol Link: https://durhammuseum.org/visit/hours-and-admission/#updates
  • Mobile Payments Accepted:
  • Mobile Payments Required:
  • Hand Wash/Sanitizer Stations:
  • CDC Recommended Cleaning Procedures:
  • Virtual Events:
  • Open For Business:
Amenities
General
Hours and Price - General
  • Hours: Monday/Closed; Tues-Sat/10am-4pm; Sun/Noon-5pm, Closed major holidays
  • Price: Admission: $11 adults; $8 seniors; $7 ages 3-12
  • Season: Spring/Summer 2020
Dining - Health Protocols
  • Single Use Menus:
  • Table Dividers:
Personal Protection - Health Protocols
  • Masks Required-Staff:
  • Masks Required-Guest:
  • Masks Provided:
  • Health Screening Required-Staff:
  • Health Screening Required-Guest:
  • Health Related Staff Training:
  • Community Health Virtual Classes:
General - Health Protocols
  • No Contact Services:
  • Sneeze Guards/Contact Barriers:
  • Reduced Occupancy/Occupancy Limits:
  • Limited Elevator Occupancy:
  • Social Distancing Guidelines Enforced:
  • Social Distance Markings/Signage:
  • Social Distance Furniture Configurations:
  • Health Protocol Statement: In addition to timed tickets, limiting capacity and opening the museum in phases, we are regularly cleaning/sanitizing doors and high-touch surfaces. Additional hand sanitizer stations are available to guests throughout the museum. Protective barriers have been installed at the front desk, soda fountain and museum shop. We have reduced touchpoints for staff and guests. Signage throughout the museum reminds visitors of proper protocol and healthy behaviors. Guests ages 5 and over are required to wear masks. We ask that guests respect museum staff, volunteers and other guests by staying at least 6′ apart at all times. We kindly ask that guests stay home if they are ill or think they may have been in contact with someone who is/was ill.
  • Health Protocol Link: https://durhammuseum.org/visit/hours-and-admission/#updates
  • Mobile Payments Accepted:
  • Mobile Payments Required:
  • Hand Wash/Sanitizer Stations:
  • CDC Recommended Cleaning Procedures:
  • Virtual Events:
  • Open For Business:
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