This is a museum where you can find your own place—either in contemplative spaces or through lively, engaging tours, performing arts, or family workshops. We invite you to create your own captivating experience each time you visit.
General Information (919) 839-6262, Box Office (919) 715-5923
Galleries and Museum Store
Tuesday–Thursday 10 am–5 pm
Friday 10 am–9 pm
Saturday–Sunday 10 am–5 pm
Closed Monday and some holidays
Tuesday–Saturday 11:30 am–2 pm
Friday dinner 5:30–10 pm (last seating 8:30 pm)
Sunday 10:30 am–2:30 pm
Sip coffee bar
Tuesday–Sunday: 10 am–4:30 pm
Open daily, including holidays, from dawn to dusk
Admission to the Museum’s permanent collection and Museum Park is free.
There is a charge for some special exhibitions and programs, such as concerts, films, classes, and performances.
Please note that during Art in Bloom—March 19–22, 2015—admission will be charged to visit West Building and the Museum's permanent collection. Admission to East Building and the Park will remain free on those days.
Visitor parking is free and available in the Blue Ridge Lot, on the right after entering the Museum drive. Overflow parking is behind West Building, on the left after entering the Museum drive.
Visitor drop-off is located between West and East buildings and can be reached by turning left after entering the Museum drive and following the signs.
Still photography of the permanent collection is permitted on condition that the photographs are for personal, noncommercial use.
Tripods and video cameras are prohibited. Photography of special exhibitions is not permitted. Commercial photography is not allowed, except in special circumstances. See our Commercial Photography and Filming Policy for details.
Strollers are welcome in the Museum; however, their use may be restricted near fragile art or in busy galleries.
Arrange group hotel accommodations or visits to other attractions in the Raleigh area through the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau.
The North Carolina Museum of Art strives to be accessible to all visitors. If you have a question, concern, or suggestion about accessibility, call us at (919) 664-6743 or send email.
2110 Blue Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27607-6494