Sarah P. Duke Gardens is pleased to announce that it will be a smoke-free environment beginning January 1, 2013.
This new policy joins a list of existing regulations designed to ensure the safety of visitors, plants and wildlife alike, and to help make visitors' experiences at Duke Gardens as enjoyable as possible.
The policy applies to the Doris Duke Center and all other indoor and outdoor spaces at Duke Gardens.
The Gardens' rules will be posted prominently at various locations in the Gardens preceding the January no-smoking transition.
To learn more about Duke Gardens and its many features and programs for the public, please visit gardens.duke.edu.