St. Joseph’s Historic Foundation, Inc.
Hayti Heritage Center
804 Old Fayetteville St.
Durham, NC 27701
Phone: (919) 683-1709
Fax: (919) 682-5869
The Hayti Heritage Center opened in 1975 under the management of St. Joseph’s Historic Foundation, Inc. Hayti is a cultural enrichment and arts education facility that preserves and advances the heritage and culture of historic Hayti and the African American experience through programs that benefit the broader community locally, nationally and globally. The Hayti Heritage Center features an acoustically flawless 400 seat Performance Hall, upper and lower galleries, classrooms, a dance emporium, a community room with kitchen, a board room, and offices in 35,000 square feet of space. In addition to core programs (Bull Durham Blues Festival, Film Festival, Concert Series, Raise A Reader Book Fair, Dance and Aerobic Boxing Classes, Jambalaya Soul Poetry Slam) Hayti is available for tours and facility rentals.
DISCIPLINES: Dance, Music, Performing Art, Theatre, Spoken Word, Film, Multi-Discipline/Hybrid