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Duke Homestead, Durham

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  • August 7, 2017
    First it's free. If you don't know about North Carolina & tobacco you will really enjoy & learn lot. I am from N.C but would recommend  more »
  • July 23, 2017
    You can learn A lot about the evolution of the American tobacco industry, anti trust issues and Duke university by reading the exhibit info. Try to go when they are demonstrating a tobacco auction or ...  more »
  • July 22, 2017
    Not a big tobacco fan, but he history of the Duke Family and the business they founded was very interesting. The guide was knowledgeable and very patient (since there was a screaming baby on the tour....  more »
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  • June 10, 2017
    Great information, lots to read and learn. The museum is quite large and has a great deal of older products. The homestead itself is very pretty.
  • June 24, 2017
    Nice history lesson on tobacco. Neat old homestead. Take the tour!
  • June 5, 2017
    It's a pretty cool place but I wish I had taken the guided tour. You can't go in the historic buildings on a self tour.
  • March 14, 2017
    Great place to learn about the aftermath and recovery from the Civil War. Nice walks and picnic options too.
  • March 26, 2017
    Traces the important history of tobacco production and manufacture in the state of NC through a movie, indoor exhibits, and preserved buildings. Friendly staff, be sure to take the guided tour.

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