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Burch Avenue Park

Features

  1. ADA Accessible
  2. Fenced in Playground
  3. Grill
  4. Little Library
  5. Picnic Tables
  6. Playground (Ages 2-12)
  7. Swings - Standard
  8. Swings - Toddler (Bucket Swing)
  9. Water Fountain

This fenced in park boasts a colorful playground shaded by the trees.

History

While the park itself is likely not historic, the neighborhood in which it is located first appears on a Sanborn insurance map of Durham in 1902. Local historians speculate that it was named for Frank P. Burch, a partner in the real estate company created by W.T. Blackwell in 1887.