Directions & Maps

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SAMSI—in the NISS building—relative to major roads in Research Triangle Park. Located at 19 T. W. Alexander Drive, NISS/SAMSI is most readily accessible from Durham by the Durham Freeway (NC 147) — Exit 7.

From Durham

  • Take NC 147 (Durham Freeway) South toward Raleigh
  • Take Exit 7 — Alexander Drive
  • At the top of the ramp, turn right onto Alexander Drive
  • Drive through 2 traffic lights
  • Take the next available left turn (there is a left turning lane, and a not easily visable sign the the National Institute of Statistical Sciences)
  • If you end up crossing Cornwallis Road, you have gone too far

From Chapel Hill

  • Take I-40 East toward Raleigh
  • Take Exit 279B (Hwy 147 North — Durham Freeway)
  • Continue on Freeway to Exit 7 — Alexander Drive
  • At the top of the ramp, turn left onto Alexander Drive
  • Drive through 3 traffic lights
  • Take the next available left turn (there is a left turning lane, and a not easily visable sign the the National Institute of Statistical Sciences)
  • If you end up crossing Cornwallis Road, you have gone too far

From Raleigh and RDU Airport

  • Take I-40 West toward Durham,
  • Veer right onto NC 147 North (Durham Freeway)
  • Take the second exit, Exit 7 — Alexander Drive.
  • At the top of the ramp, turn left onto Alexander Drive
  • Drive through 3 traffic lights
  • Take the next available left turn (there is a left turning lane, and a not easily visible sign the the National Institute of Statistical Sciences)
  • If you end up crossing Cornwallis Road, you have gone too far