Calendar

  1. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Bon Voyage!

    Sunday, May 7 | 10:30 am

    Discover all the places art can take you as you travel the world without leaving the Museum walls. 

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

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  2. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, May 7 | 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. Pop-Up Art: Sculptures

    Sunday, May 7 | Noon

    Make a work of art that’s big, red, and shiny, inspired by Mark di Suvero’s sculptures in the Museum Park.

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  4. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, May 7 | 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, May 7 | 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, May 7 | 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. Weinberg Lecture of Egyptology: “Agatha Christie, Archaeology, and Alzheimer's”

    Sunday, May 7 | 2 pm

    Agatha Christie’s life with her famous archaeologist husband provided the basis for many of her mysteries, including Murder on the Orient Express, Death on the Nile, and...

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  8. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, May 7 | 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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  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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