Bright Horizons at Research Triangle Park

Mary W. Daycare Early Education & Preschool That's More than Daycare Bright Horizons at Research Triangle Park, Durham, NC

Early Education & Preschool That's More than Daycare

Welcome to our center! Your child’s growth and development are our top priority, and we aim to nurture your child’s natural curiosity with learning-based activities. Our Growing Readers nook fosters a love of books and literacy, and the dramatic play stage and outdoor amphitheater offer a space to engage in imaginative and expressive play. The outdoor gardens encourage a love of nature, and our age-specific Movement Mattes Zones help instill healthy habits and socialization through music, dancing, yoga, and balance exercises. Sign up for a virtual visit today!

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Mary Whitley - Center Director

Preschool girl with two pigtails pouring milk into a cup next to a bowl of muffins
Toddler boy playing with a drum and making music
Red-haired Kindergarten Prep boy using a spade in the garden outside
Bright Horizons Daycare | Health & Safety

Health & Safety at Our Center

Your child’s safety is our top priority.  And our enhanced, industry-leading COVID-19 protocols are informed by experts, supported by child-friendly communication, and created to be a seamless part of your child’s positive experience at our center.


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• Health & Safety Directors

• Our COVID-19 Practices

• Olly Pop!

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Our Community

Our families come from nearby communities, creating a close-knit environment and strong parent partnerships. Whether we’re close to home or near the office, our center is ideal for busy working families and easy to get to – for pick-up and drop-off or to stop in for a visit.


Meet Our Center Team