The biggest lemur party this side of Madagascar! WHAT: Lemurpalooza open house and adoption event — fun for all ages! WHEN: 5:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, June 2nd, 2017. Our gift shop will be open until 8:30 p.m. WHY: To generate adoptions through the Adopt-A-Lemur program, which helps cover the $7,400 per year cost it takes […]

Join the Duke Lemur Center in Madagascar!

Magical Madagascar EcoTour 2017 Now accepting reservations Date: June 19, 2017-July 1, 2017 Region: Africa Activity Level: Strenuous Arrangements: Terra Incognita Ecotours Click here to view our 9-page, full-color brochure! Note that, even though the trip is offered by Duke Alumni Travel in collaboration with the DLC, you do NOT need to be a Duke alum to […]

50th Anniversary Scientific Symposium & Gala

September 21-23, 2016 at the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club, Durham, NC. The symposium will bring together leading scholars engaged with research at the Duke Lemur Center, spanning a vast array of disciplines, from behavior and genomics to brain sciences and paleontology. An optional Welcoming Reception for the symposium attendees will be held Wednesday […]

Stand for Lemurs

  Stand for Lemurs on World Lemur Day, October 29 Celebrate the World Lemur Festival October 29-31 Lemurs and humans are primates. Lemurs have ten fingers and ten toes. Humans have ten fingers and ten toes, too. The island of Madagascar may only have 10% of its natural vegetation remaining. On World Lemur Day, October […]