Calendar

  1. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Heroes and Heroines

    Saturday, May 23 | 10:30 am

    Meet a few of the heroes and heroines from the collection.

     

    Free. No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11...

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  2. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, May 23 | 11:30 am

    Visitors can join the docent-led tour that meets at the West Building Information Desk each day. This free tour is a wonderful introduction to the Museum’s permanent...

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  3. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, May 23 | 12:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  4. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, May 23 | 1:30 pm

    Visitors can join the docent-led tour that meets at the West Building Information Desk each day. This free tour is a wonderful introduction to the Museum’s permanent...

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  5. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, May 23 | 2:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  6. Lake Street Dive

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, May 23 | 8 pm

    Doors open at 6:30 pm

    Presented with Cat's Cradle

    The Brooklyn-based quartet Lake Street Dive draws on classic soul and R&B, jazz, and British invasion to create an...

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  7. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Heroes and Heroines

    Sunday, May 24 | 10:30 am

    Meet a few of the heroes and heroines from the collection.

     

    Free. No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11...

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  8. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, May 24 | 11:30 am

    Visitors can join the docent-led tour that meets at the West Building Information Desk each day. This free tour is a wonderful introduction to the Museum’s permanent...

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  9. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, May 24 | 12:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  10. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, May 24 | 1:30 pm

    Visitors can join the docent-led tour that meets at the West Building Information Desk each day. This free tour is a wonderful introduction to the Museum’s permanent...

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  11. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, May 24 | 2:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  12. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Tuesday, May 26 | 1:30 pm

    Visitors can join the docent-led tour that meets at the West Building Information Desk each day. This free tour is a wonderful introduction to the Museum’s permanent...

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  13. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Wednesday, May 27 | 1:30 pm

    Visitors can join the docent-led tour that meets at the West Building Information Desk each day. This free tour is a wonderful introduction to the Museum’s permanent...

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  14. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Thursday, May 28 | 1:30 pm

    Visitors can join the docent-led tour that meets at the West Building Information Desk each day. This free tour is a wonderful introduction to the Museum’s permanent...

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  15. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, May 29 | 1:30 pm

    Visitors can join the docent-led tour that meets at the West Building Information Desk each day. This free tour is a wonderful introduction to the Museum’s permanent...

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  16. “What's In A Name?”

    Friday, May 29 | 6 pm

    A contemporary sculptor explores material and meaning in an outdoor installation.

    Image:
    Ursula von Rydingsvard, Ogromna, 2009, Cedar and graphite, 20 ft. 7 in x 12 ft. 4...

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  17. Summer Succulents Terrarium Building with Megan George of The Zen Succulent

    SOLD OUT - Friday, May 29 | 6 pm

    Get outside and enjoy summertime libations while building a fabulous succulent creation. Megan George, author of Modern Terrarium Studio, brings a stash of great ideas for...

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  18. “What's In A Name?”

    Friday, May 29 | 7 pm

    A contemporary sculptor explores material and meaning in an outdoor installation.

    Image:
    Ursula von Rydingsvard, Ogromna, 2009, Cedar and graphite, 20 ft. 7 in x 12 ft. 4...

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  19. Tibetan Bon Yoga and Nepal Earthquake Relief: Fundraiser with Geshe Tenzin Yangton

    Friday, May 29 | 7 pm

    This event is organized by Carolina Garuda Yoga as a fundraiser for Nepal Earthquake Relief. Please visit their website for more information.

    This workshop is appropriate...

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  20. Tibetan Bon Yoga and Nepal Earthquake Relief: Fundraiser with Geshe Tenzin Yangton

    Saturday, May 30 | 9 am

    This event is organized by Carolina Garuda Yoga as a fundraiser for Nepal Earthquake Relief. Please visit their website for more information.

    This workshop is appropriate...

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  21. Family Fun Saturdays: Kites in Flight

    Saturday, May 30 | 10 am

    Using the Museum’s natural surrounding as inspiration, build and decorate a flying masterpiece, and then fly it in the Museum Park. This workshop will take place outside,...

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  22. Two-Day Studio Class: Nontraditional Media and Methods with Michael Bramwell

    Saturday, May 30 | 10 am

    This class begins with a discussion of Anselm Kiefer’s Untitled in West Building. The Kiefer and work from Bramwell’s own Cargo Series will help participants understand how...

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  23. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Heroes and Heroines

    Saturday, May 30 | 10:30 am

    Meet a few of the heroes and heroines from the collection.

     

    Free. No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11...

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  24. NCMA Book Club Discussion: Voices from the Other World

    Saturday, May 30 | 11 am

    Voices from the Other World: Ancient Egyptian Tales, Naguib Mahfouz

    Curator of Ancient Art Caroline Rocheleau leads the discussion using ancient Egyptian literature to...

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  25. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, May 30 | 11:30 am

    Visitors can join the docent-led tour that meets at the West Building Information Desk each day. This free tour is a wonderful introduction to the Museum’s permanent...

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  26. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, May 30 | 12:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  27. Saturday Studio: En Plein Air

    Saturday, May 30 | 1 pm

    Paint and sketch in the open air of the Museum Park using a variety of artist’s tools and media. In the event of inclement weather, we will move our adventure into the...

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  28. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, May 30 | 1:30 pm

    Visitors can join the docent-led tour that meets at the West Building Information Desk each day. This free tour is a wonderful introduction to the Museum’s permanent...

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  29. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, May 30 | 2:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  30. Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

    Saturday, May 30 | 9 pm

    Directed by J. J. Abrams. Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Benedict Cumberbatch. (132 min.) PG-13

    The Star Trek universe’s most formidable classic villain, played...

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