The intersection of Academy St. and Chatham St. is the center of Downtown. (Set your GPS to 101 W. Chatham Street)
Visit By Car
- Cary Arts Center parking
Cary Elementary (behind the Cary Arts Center)- Ashworth Village additional parking lot on Waldo Street.
Walker Street Lot 326 S. Walker St.
Library 310 S. Academy (evenings only)
- Waldo Street has "reverse angle parking". Remember to back into these spaces on this one-way street.
- Best kept secret: There is a parking lot BEHIND the Post Office for patrons. Use Waldo Street to access.
Visit By Train
Amtrak 211 N. Academy Street
We are served by the Silver Star, Carolinian and Piedmont routes and have lots of parking at the station.
Day Trips from NCDOT Rail Division....Salisbury Day Trip
During a train layover at the Cary Depot...
Take a tour of the sculpture on S. Academy Street toward the Cary Arts Center... Buy Cary postcards and souvenirs at Ashworth Drug... Linger over a wrap at Dorry's Downtown... Relax in the Herb Garden of the Page-Walker Hotel...Savor a sweet pastry with coffee at Once in a Blue Moon... Discover local creativity at the Farmers' Market... Take a bit of Asia to go from Taipei 101...
Visit By Bus
Main Bus Station 211 N. Academy Street
C-Tran is our local bus service.
Triangle Transit is our regional bus service.