Durham Armory – Durham NC

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Description

A former armory quartering the Durham National Guard, what is now the central civic center in downtown Durham, North Carolina  was constructed between 1935 and 1937 by the Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) It was converted to a civic center circa 1954.

Source notes

Plaque on building

Roberts, Lea & Leary, "The Durham Architectural and Historic Inventory". . City of Durham, 1982, p. 44-45

Project originally submitted by David Connor on August 30, 2017.

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Location Info


220 Foster St.
Durham, NC 27701

Coordinates: 35.997808, -78.901415

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