RMH of Durham

506 Alexander Avenue, Durham, NC 27705 | 919-286-9305

When a child is sick, families need the certainty of a good night’s rest, hot meals, and the support of a community that understands. Ronald McDonald House offers all these things and more.

Located on Duke’s Central Campus on the edge of Duke Forest, RMH of Durham is located less than 1 mile from Duke Children’s Hospital. The House has 46 guest rooms and suites to accommodate short-term and long-term stays. The wooded campus contains play areas for kids and a serenity path with space for reflection.

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The House embraces parents and children as they face challenges and uncertainty, offering all the comforts of home – with hope and love around every corner.

  • Dinners provided by caring volunteers
  • Free on-site laundry facilities
  • Wi-Fi and a gaming/work center
  • Play spaces for children
  • A kitchen with dining area
  • Free parking and shuttles to the hospital
  • Snacks and activities provided by friends of RMH

Where You Will Be

Durham, North Carolina


There is free parking at RMH throughout your stay. The hospital parking rate is $8 per day. A free hospital shuttle is available for interested guests.