Calendar

  1. Egyptology Seminar: “On a Tomb’s Walls: Daily Life in Ancient Egypt”

    Saturday, March 28 | 9:30 am

    Staff Egyptologist Caroline Rocheleau delves into the daily life of the ancient Egyptians. Using the spectacular scenes painted and carved on tomb walls, this all-day...

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  2. Family Fun Saturdays: What’s the Story?

    Saturday, March 28 | 10 am

    Works of art often tell stories. Decode character, setting, and plot in the galleries, and then create a fantastical visual story using collage elements.

    Gallery tour plus...

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  3. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Flowers in Art

    Saturday, March 28 | 10:30 am

    Explore the many ways artists depict flowers

    No reservations necessary. 
    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. (No tours scheduled during Art in...

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  4. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, March 28 | 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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  5. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, March 28 | 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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  6. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, March 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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  7. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, March 28 | 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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  8. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Flowers in Art

    Sunday, March 29 | 10:30 am

    Explore the many ways artists depict flowers

    No reservations necessary. 
    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. (No tours scheduled during Art in...

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  9. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, March 29 | 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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  10. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, March 29 | 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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  11. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, March 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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  12. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, March 29 | 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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  13. Special Daylong Senior Sampler: Birds and Beasts

    Tuesday, March 31 | 10 am

    The special exhibition Field Guide: James Prosek’s Un/Natural World and the Audubon folios will inspire participants to create a page featuring a favorite animal, its...

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  14. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Tuesday, March 31 | 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

    Wednesday, April 1 | 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. Ceremonial Arts of Africa

    Thursday, April 2 | 11 am

    Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style and breathtaking images—many captured during his world travels—enrapture...

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  17. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Thursday, April 2 | 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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  18. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, April 3 | 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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  19. “Making Up the Rules”

    Friday, April 3 | 6 pm

    See how an artist’s self-imposed structure created intriguing results.

    Image:
    Adolph Gottlieb, Ashes of Phoenix, 1948, oil on canvas, 30 x 38 in., Gift of Mary and Jim...

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  20. Ceremonial Arts of Africa

    Friday, April 3 | 6:30 pm

    Lifelong learners rave about Museum lecturer Joseph Covington’s course! His conversational style and breathtaking images—many captured during his world travels—enrapture...

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  21. “Making Up the Rules”

    Friday, April 3 | 7 pm

    See how an artist’s self-imposed structure created intriguing results.

    Image:
    Adolph Gottlieb, Ashes of Phoenix, 1948, oil on canvas, 30 x 38 in., Gift of Mary and Jim...

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  22. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s the Story?

    Saturday, April 4 | 10:30 am

    Figure out the story behind popular works of art in the Museum.

     

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

    Half-hour tours for kids ages...

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  23. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, April 4 | 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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  24. Pop-Up Art Cart: Animal Hats

    Saturday, April 4 | 12 pm

    Create fantastical paper hats inspired by your favorite animals.

    Free family-friendly art-making activities and gallery games. All ages are welcome. Children should be...

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  25. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, April 4 | 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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  26. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, April 4 | 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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  27. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, April 4 | 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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