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Guided Walking Tour

  • Dates: October 23, 2021
  • Venue: Dorothea Dix Park
  • Location: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Address: 2105 Umstead Dr., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Times: 1-3pm
  • Admission: Free; registration required


Dorothea Dix Park: Past, Present and Future

This free 2-hour, 3.5 mile walking tour will cover the history of the land, buildings, and legacy of Dorothea Dix; the current use of the area as the headquarters of the Department of Health and Human Services; and the next steps the City is taking to plan the future of the park. Meet at the Chapel!