All visitor centers, campground areas and picnic shelters
at North Carolina state parks are closed until further
notice (some trails remain open), with various
(plus Great Smoky Mountains National Park) and
closed completely. Additionally, the North Carolina
partment of Transportation's Ferry System has
adopted alternate schedules, and North Carolina's nine welcome
centers are closed. Please use
information on rest areas, resources and traffic if
traveling is absolutely necessary.
Extensive records of Durham's and North Carolina's past through historical documents, maps, records, and photographic archives, as well as printed local history and Genealogy resources.