Directions

Following are directions to the E. Carroll Joyner Visitor Center,located at 1210 Varsity Drive at the intersection of Western Blvd. and Varsity Dr., at NC State University. If you would like detailed directions to a particular location, please refer to the campus map.

From Durham via US 70

Take US 70 to downtown Raleigh.(US 70 turns into Glenwood Avenue.) Follow Glenwood Avenue to Oberlin Road. Turn right onto Oberlin Road (approximately 3 miles). Turn right onto Hillsborough Street. Take an immediate left at Pullen Road. Follow Pullen Road and veer right onto Western Blvd. At the third light, turn left on Varsity Drive. The Joyner Visitor Center will be to your right.

From Chapel Hill and Durham via I-40

Take I-40 East approximately 25 miles to Raleigh. At the I-40/Wade Avenue split, veer onto Wade Ave. At the third stoplight, turn right onto Faircloth St. Stay straight on Faircloth (which turns into Gorman St) and turn left at your third light onto Western Blvd. At the next stoplight turn right onto Varsity Drive. The Joyner Visitor Center will be to your right.

From Fayetteville via US 401

Take US 401 to Raleigh. Then take I-40 West to Gorman Street, exit 295. Turn right at the stoplight onto Gorman Street and follow it to the second traffic light. Turn right onto Avent Ferry Road. After approximately 1.5 miles you will turn left onto Western Boulevard. Take the second left onto Varsity Drive. The Joyner Visitor Center will be to your right.

From Henderson via US 1

Take US 1 (which turns into Capital Boulevard) through downtown Raleigh. Turn right onto Western Blvd. Follow Western Blvd approximately three miles and turn left onto Varsity Drive. The Joyner Visitor Center will be to your right.

From Rocky Mount via US 64

Take US 64 West towards Raleigh. US 64 West will merge with East I-440 (Inner Beltline). After approximately seven miles, exit onto Gorman Street, exit 295. Turn right at the stoplight onto Gorman Street and follow it to the second traffic light. Turn right onto Avent Ferry Road. After approximately 1.5 miles you will turn left onto Western Boulevard. Take the second left onto Varsity Drive. The Joyner Visitor Center will be to your right.

From New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland and Virginia via I- 95 South

Take I-95 South to I-85 South. Then take US 1 (which turns into Capital Boulevard) to through downtown Raleigh. Turn right onto Western Blvd. Follow Western Blvd approximately three miles and turn left onto Varsity Drive. The Joyner Visitor Center will be to your right.

From Florida via I-95 North

Take I-95 North to I-40 West. Proceed on I-40 West into Raleigh to Gorman Street, exit 295. Turn right at the stoplight onto Gorman Street and follow it to the second traffic light. Turn right onto Avent Ferry Road. After approximately 1.5 miles you will turn left onto Western Boulevard. Take the second left onto Varsity Drive. The Joyner Visitor Center will be to your right.