Parking passes are required on Saturdays. The Orientation Center and Cafe are open Thursdays – Saturdays. Trails and bike rentals open Tuesdays – Saturdays. The property is closed to the public on Sundays and Mondays.

Duke Farms

About Duke Farms

Duke Farms is a Place of Engagement, Enjoyment & Environmental Stewardship

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Learn About Our Impact

People & Planet

About Duke Farms, a center of the Doris Duke Foundation

The Doris Duke Foundation seeks to build a more creative, equitable and sustainable future by investing in artists and the performing arts, environmental conservation, medical research, child well-being and great mutual understanding among diverse communities. The organization also operates Duke Farms and Shangri La, two centers that serve the public directly. For more information, visit

A Leader In Environmental Stewardship

Duke Farms is a leader in conservation & sustainability

Duke Farms is a 2,700 acre center for environmental stewardship in Hillsborough, NJ, that restores the natural environment, invests in sustainability innovation while offering visitors free inclusive and accessible resources for finding their place in nature.

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Did You Know?

In her will, Doris Duke requested her properties in New Jersey, Hawaii and Rhode Island be used for educational and mission-advancing programs.

Meet Our Staff

Meet the team behind the work at Duke Farms.

Our Partners

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