Calendar

  1. Studio Class: Renaissance-Inspired Jewelry

    Canceled - Sunday, April 23 | 10 am

    Jewelry artist Betty McKim is inspired by iconic Venetian Renaissance portraits as she helps participants create a pierced silhouette image accented with gold leaf....

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  2. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Color My World

    Sunday, April 23 | 10:30 am

    Discover bright and beautiful colors all around you in art from around the globe. 

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Join a Museum guide for a...

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  3. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, April 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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  4. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, April 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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  5. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Sunday, April 23 | 1 pm

    Want to know more about a work of art? Ask a question, learn the inside story about what’s on the walls, or just talk about what you see.

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  6. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, April 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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  7. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, April 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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  8. Sights and Sounds on Sundays: Raleigh Camerata

    Sunday, April 23 | 3 pm

    Tour the NCMA through music! The early music ensemble highlights works in the permanent collection with the music of J. S. and C. P. E. Bach, Handel, Monteverdi, and more.... READ MORE

  9. Online Course: The Photography of Ansel Adams through a Contemporary Lens

    Saturday, January 21 | 8 am

    Explore the enduring impact of Ansel Adams's photography through interviews with contemporary North Carolina photographers, such as Elizabeth Matheson and Burk Uzzle. This...

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  10. Ansel Adams: Masterworks

    February 4, 2017 – May 7, 2017

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  11. Quayola: Pleasant Places

    March 18, 2017 – August 13, 2017

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  12. You + Me

    April 8, 2017 – September 3, 2017

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  13. Online Course: Visual Literacy—Making Connections with Works of Art

    Tuesday, April 11 | 8 am

    This five-week course explores the relevance of visual literacy in the classroom and its connection to the Common Core Standards. The course includes opportunities for...

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