Visit the Farm

We host community workdays on Thursdays and Sundays 3-5pm during the academic year. All are welcome - no Duke affiliation or previous experience required. 

SPRING SEMESTER WORKDAYS begin Sunday, January 20th 3-5pm and run until May 5th. Summer workdays run May 26-August 18 from 6-8pm

FREE TRANSIT between campus and the farm is available to Duke affiliates through Duke's partnership with Lyft. Sign a waiver and get your free rides by following the instructions on this link.  

We kindly request that groups larger than 5 send us a message at to let us know you're coming. Groups larger than 15 should inquire at least 2 weeks prior to confirm we don't have additional large groups booked for the day.


How to get to the farm

The farm is located near 4809 Friends School Rd, directly across from Carolina Friends School in the Duke Forest.

Coming from Duke University, take 751 to the roundabout and turn down Old Erwin Rd towards Chapel Hill. Turn right at Mt. Sinai and take another right onto Friends School Road. Just across from the Carolina Friends School, take another right onto the driveway marked Duke Campus Farm visitor parking. Please park in the fenced gravel parking lot.

If you are using GPS to get to the farm, enter “4809 Friends School Road,” then take the gravel drive, marked “Duke Campus Farm Visitor Parking,” to the fenced gravel lot directly across the street.

If you are arriving via Lyft or private vehicle, please park/get dropped off in our gravel visitors lot.

This information was last updated 1/29/2019