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Wake Forest Innovations

Wake Forest Biotech Place
575 N. Patterson Avenue, Suite 550
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
Phone Number: +1.336.716.8508
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Wake Forest Innovations is located in downtown Winston-Salem, North Carolina on the eastern seaboard of the United States – approximately half way between Washington, DC and Atlanta, Georgia.

Winston-Salem is North Carolina’s fourth largest city, with a current estimated (as of June 1, 2011) population of 232,385. The city is located in Forsyth County with over 354,952 total residents. Forsyth County is part of a 12-county region in the heart of the state known as the Piedmont Triad.

Ground Transportation

The city is served by a number of major highways including I-40, I-85, I-77 as well the future I-74 and I-73. Future I-74 will run north-south through the city, following the route of U.S. Highway 52.

Air Transportation

Winston-Salem is approximately 20 minutes from Piedmont Triad International Airport. The area is served by a host of daily flights with non-stop service to major cities including Atlanta, Chicago, Orlando, New York and Washington, DC. Smith Reynolds Airport, a small, private airport, is in Winston-Salem. The city is about 90 minutes from Raleigh-Durham and Charlotte Douglas international airports.

Driving Directions

Wake Forest Innovations at Wake Forest Biotech Place is easily accessible from US 1-40.

  • I-40 East: After Clemmons, exit left on Business I-40 #188 and follow Business I-40 for approximately nine miles. Take the Old Salem exit 5D, veering left onto Main Street. Follow Main Street, turn right onto Sixth Street., the visitor parking lot is located on your right.
  • I-40 West: At the I-40/Business I-40 split, keep right and follow Business I-40 for approximately 15 miles. Entering the city, take the Main Street exit 5D. Turn right onto Main Street. Follow Main Street, turn right onto Sixth Street, the visitor parking lot is located on your right.
Last Updated: 08-09-2016
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