Doris Duke Center at Sarah P. Duke Gardens

  • 420 Anderson St, Duke University West Campus, W Central Durham, including Duke
  • Durham, NC 27705
  • W Central Durham, including Duke
  • Primary:(919) 684-3698
  • Fax:(919) 668-3610
  • Website
Overview
The Doris Duke Center is an 18,000-sq.-ft. complex complementing the existing landscape of Sarah P. Duke Gardens. The center features a special events hall and pond-side amphitheater available for rental, as well as an outdoor terrace, a classroom, and a library.
Facility Specs
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Description The Doris Duke Center indoor reception and meeting space seamlessly integrates the award-winning botanic gardens outside, its hardwood architectural elements and large windows with scenic views creating a tranquil atmosphere. This natural setting provides you the opportunity to stage a productive meeting that inspires creativity and collaborative thinking.
  • Total Sq. Ft. 18000
  • Reception Capacity 150
  • Space Notes Maximum capacity: 100 for a seated dinner, and 150 for a standing reception. Oak podium with microphone.
  • Theatre Capacity 160
  • Outdoor Capacity
  • Off-site Catering Allowed
  • Outdoor Meeting Space Available
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  • Banquet Capacity 100
  • Number of Rooms 1
  • Classroom Capacity 90
Kirby Horton Hall
  • Theater Capacity: 160
  • Classroom Capacity: 90
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 100
Piva Terrace
  • Banquet Capacity: 150
Angle Ampitheater
  • Theater Capacity: 140