Directions to NIEHS

Security Measures for Visitors to NIEHS

When you arrive:

  • Please come to the security gate and inform the guard that you are visiting to attend the “Triangle Consortium for Reproductive Biology” symposium.  You do NOT need to bring your registration form.  Please have a form of photo ID with you.   
  • Be aware that any backpacks or luggage brought to the symposium will be screened with the z-ray machine.  There is only one machine available, so it is recommended to not bring any luggage if possible.   

Directions and Parking - NIEHS Main Campus
Campus Map 

Airport (RDU) Arrivals or Driving from Raleigh or Cary using I-40 West:

  • Take Exit 280 (Davis Drive).
  • Turn left onto Davis Drive.
  • Turn right at the 2nd traffic light onto NC 54 East.
  • Continue on NC 54 East and turn left onto T.W. Alexander Drive.
  • The NIEHS main campus will be on your left.
  • Check in with campus entrance security
  • Follow the signs to "Conference & Cafeteria - Bldg 101". Building 101 is located next to Discovery Lake.
  • Sign in at the security desk inside the Building 101 Main Lobby.  

From Durham on the Durham Freeway (NC Highway 147):

  • Take the Durham Freeway (NC-147) South to Research Triangle Park.
  • Take Exit 7/T.W. Alexander Drive.
  • At the top of the exit ramp, turn right onto T.W. Alexander Drive.
  • A mile after crossing NC 54, turn left onto the NIEHS campus at 111 T.W. Alexander Drive.
  • Check in with the campus entrance security.
  • Follow the signs to "Conference & Cafeteria - Bldg 101". Building 101 is located next to Discovery Lake.
  • Sign in at the security desk inside the Building 101 Main Lobby.  

From Chapel Hill using I-40 East:

  • Take Exit 278 (NC 55).
  • Turn right onto NC 55 South.
  • Turn left onto NC 54 West.
  • Continue on NC 54 West through and turn right onto T. W. Alexander Drive.
  • The NIEHS main campus will be on your left.
  • Check in with the campus entrance security.
  • Follow the signs to "Conference & Cafeteria - Bldg 101". Building 101 is located next to Discovery Lake.
  • Sign in at the security desk inside the Building 101 Main Lobby.

Parking:

  • Follow the road to the traffic circle and go around the circle (traffic flows to the left in the circle).  Take the 2nd exit onto Lakeview Dr.
  • Signs will direct you to visitor parking in front of the Rall Building.
  • Visitors may park for up to 2 hours in marked visitor spaces.
  • Visitor spaces are reserved for NIEHS off-site employees and visitors.
  • Visitor spaces are marked with a sign showing parking time limits.
  • Visitors can park for longer periods in employee lots, as shown on the map below.
  • Sign in at the security desk inside the Building 101 Main Lobby.  


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