Things to Do near Our Apartments in Chapel Hill

Find the perfect place to call home in Chapel Hill, North Carolina at Trilogy Chapel Hill Apartments! Our community is conveniently situated near US-501/Fordham Boulevard, so you can easily access the nearby university, downtown Chapel Hill, and even Durham from our neighborhood. Whether you enjoy serene outdoor experiences, immersing yourself in cultures from around the world at local museums, retail therapy, or anything else, there will be something you enjoy doing in our amazing city! Schedule your tour of our apartments in Chapel Hill today and keep reading to see some of our favorite activities in the area.

Top 5 Things to Do in Chapel Hill

  1. Visit the North Carolina Botanical Garden

Nestled in the heart of Chapel Hill, the North Carolina Botanical Garden is a natural oasis you won't want to miss. Spanning over a thousand acres, this garden showcases a diverse array of native plants, themed gardens, and well-maintained trails. Stroll through the gardens, learn about local flora and fauna, or simply find a peaceful spot to unwind when you visit this stunning space. Whether you're a nature enthusiast or just seeking a tranquil escape, the North Carolina Botanical Garden offers a perfect opportunity to connect with the beauty of North Carolina.

  1. Explore Local Museums

Chapel Hill boasts a variety of museums that cater to all interests. The Ackland Art Museum, located on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus, features an impressive collection of art, including European masterpieces and contemporary works. Meanwhile, children of all ages will love the Kidzu Children’s Museum! Here, children can play in a variety of themed areas and explore interactive exhibits around every corner. Additionally, the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center provides an educational and immersive experience exploring the universe, making it a family-friendly option for visitors of all ages.

  1. Shop 'til You Drop

For shopaholics, Chapel Hill offers a mix of charming boutiques and retail hubs. Franklin Street, the town's main thoroughfare, is lined with a diverse array of shops, from vintage thrift stores to bookstores, markets, and specialty shops. You’ll love finding unique souvenirs or hunting for fashionable clothing and accessories while enjoying the town's welcoming atmosphere. Additionally, you can enjoy a typical shopping experience at University Place, a local shopping mall with any store you could wish for. Be sure to explore the local farmers' markets and craft fairs for one-of-a-kind items that you won't find anywhere else.

  1. Walk Around Downtown Chapel Hill

Downtown Chapel Hill is a cultural and culinary epicenter filled with restaurants, cafes, and lively entertainment options. Take a leisurely stroll down Franklin Street and discover a plethora of dining choices, from international cuisines to beloved local eateries. In the evening, catch live music performances or enjoy a theatrical production at one of the town's many venues. Taking a walk around this area will make you fall in love with the city.

  1. Take Day Trips to Nearby Cities

While Chapel Hill offers a fantastic array of activities, it's also an excellent base for day trips to nearby cities and attractions. Consider visiting Durham, just a short drive away, where you can explore the vibrant Durham Bulls Athletic Park or the historic Duke University campus. A little farther, Raleigh, the state capital, offers cultural institutions, a bustling downtown, and more. There’s something for everyone in or near Chapel Hill, North Carolina!

Come Home to Our New Apartments in Chapel Hill

Be near all this and much more from our studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom floor plans at Trilogy Chapel Hill! Within our apartments in Chapel Hill, you can find stunning features ranging from hand-scraped plank wood flooring to gourmet kitchens and private outdoor space. All this, paired with exciting amenities like a resort-style swimming pool, a fully equipped fitness center, and more, will offer a life of luxury and ease for all our residents. Contact our team today to come home!