Directions from the North
- Take NC 86 South (which becomes Martin Luther King Blvd. "Historic Airport Drive") to downtown Chapel Hill.
- Turn right onto Cameron Avenue (2nd light after Franklin Street) then make an immediate left onto Pittsboro Street.
- Bear left when the road splits. Go straight across South Columbia Street and you will be on Manning Drive.
- The Thurston Arthritis Research Center is located on the corner of Manning Drive and S. Columbia Street on the left hand side of the road.
- Patient and visitor parking for the Thurston Arthritis Research Center is available in the Dogwood deck. The Dogwood deck is located further down Manning Drive (approximately three tenths of a mile on the right) directly across from the main UNC Hospitals.
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