Dorothea Dix Park

  • Address: 2105 Umstead Dr., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Phone: 919.996.3285


Dorothea Dix Park is the site of one of the most exciting new park projects in America. The 308-acre Dorothea Dix Park, in the heart of downtown Raleigh, blends historic architecture with beautiful rolling hills, huge shade trees and stunning views of the Raleigh skyline. Dorothea Dix Park is open to the public daily from dawn to dusk. Visit for more details about events and programs at the park, as well as continued planning efforts.