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  1. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, December 1 | 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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  2. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, December 1 | 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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  3. What’s in the Box?: Seasons

    Thursday, December 5 | 10:30 am

    There’s a chill in the air! Come to the Museum to explore winter. Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers discover a new adventure in the box each time and...

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  4. What’s in the Box?: Seasons

    Thursday, December 5 | 11 am

    There’s a chill in the air! Come to the Museum to explore winter. Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers discover a new adventure in the box each time and...

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  5. What’s in the Box?: Seasons

    Thursday, December 5 | 11:30 am

    There’s a chill in the air! Come to the Museum to explore winter. Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers discover a new adventure in the box each time and...

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  6. Friday Night Sound Bites
    Ahead of Its Time: Innovative Art

    Friday, December 6 | 6 pm

    Who were the artists who broke the rules and created the biggest stirs in art?

    Join a Museum docent for a casual, in-depth exploration of a single work of art. In...

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  7. Book Club Discussion: The Lost Spyder

    Friday, December 6 | 6:30 pm

    The Lost Spyder, C. S. Michael

    Mystery surrounds the disappearance of Alabama businessman J. C. Callahan in this novel by former UNC-Chapel Hill law student C. S....

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  8. Friday Night Sound Bites
    Ahead of Its Time: Innovative Art

    Friday, December 6 | 7 pm

    Who were the artists who broke the rules and created the biggest stirs in art?

    Join a Museum docent for a casual, in-depth exploration of a single work of art. In...

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  9. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours

    Saturday, December 7 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids age 5 to 10 and their adult companions. Join a Museum guide for a lively discussion and activities in the galleries.

    Special holiday edition!...

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  10. Book Club Discussion: The Lost Spyder

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, December 7 | 11 am

    The Lost Spyder, C. S. Michael

    Mystery surrounds the disappearance of Alabama businessman J. C. Callahan in this novel by former UNC-Chapel Hill law student C. S....

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  11. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, December 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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  12. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, December 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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  13. Holiday Program: The Nativity in Art, Words, and Music

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, December 7 | 2:30 pm

    Musicians from the Church of the Nativity in Raleigh and the North Carolina Symphony join Curator of European Art David Steel in presenting a special Christmas story....

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  14. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours

    Sunday, December 8 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids age 5 to 10 and their adult companions. Join a Museum guide for a lively discussion and activities in the galleries.

    Special holiday edition!...

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  15. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, December 8 | 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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  16. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, December 8 | 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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  17. “Hoods Up”  Member Monday

    Monday, December 9 | 10 am

    Here’s your chance to take a close look at the Porsche engine, considered one of the highest accomplishments of modern automotive engineering. These two Mondays (November...

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  18. Friday Night Sound Bites
    Created for Status

    Friday, December 13 | 6 pm

    What would owning a luxury car say about you? Discover how art in our collection has been used to create and sustain status and self-image.

    Join a Museum docent for a...

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  19. Friday Night Sound Bites
    Created for Status

    Friday, December 13 | 7 pm

    What would owning a luxury car say about you? Discover how art in our collection has been used to create and sustain status and self-image.

    Join a Museum docent for a...

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  20. Family Fun Saturday: Curious Creatures

    Saturday, December 14 | 10 am

    Snarl, hiss, and squeak! Search for animals in the Museum galleries and create a curious creature to take back home.

    Gallery tour plus studio workshops for families....

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  21. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, December 14 | 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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  22. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, December 14 | 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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  23. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, December 15 | 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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  24. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, December 15 | 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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  25. Holiday Concert Featuring the Raleigh Flute Choir

    Sunday, December 15 | 3 pm

    An NCMA tradition, this 26th annual performance by the Raleigh Flute Choir sets the tone for a joyful holiday season with the beautifully blended sounds of the entire...

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  26. What’s in the Box?: Movement

    Thursday, December 19 | 10:30 am

    Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore all kinds of creative movement at the Museum.

    Sign up that day; first come, first served....

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  27. What’s in the Box?: Movement

    Thursday, December 19 | 11 am

    Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore all kinds of creative movement at the Museum.

    Sign up that day; first come, first served....

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  28. What’s in the Box?: Movement

    Thursday, December 19 | 11:30 am

    Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore all kinds of creative movement at the Museum.

    Sign up that day; first come, first served....

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  29. Holiday Family Fun Friday

    Friday, December 20 | 5:30 pm

    Camp NCMA gears up for an Alpine-themed holiday extravaganza. Race over with your little gingerbread boys and girls for an evening of family fun in our Weihnachtsmarkt, a...

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  30. Friday Night Sound Bites
    Commissioned! Creating for Others

    Friday, December 20 | 6 pm

    Examine how an artist creates work to the specifications of patrons, and find out what happens when the finished result is unveiled.

    Join a Museum docent for a casual,...

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  31. Friday Night Sound Bites
    Commissioned! Creating for Others

    Friday, December 20 | 7 pm

    Examine how an artist creates work to the specifications of patrons, and find out what happens when the finished result is unveiled.

    Join a Museum docent for a casual,...

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  32. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, December 21 | 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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  33. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, December 21 | 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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  34. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, December 22 | 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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  35. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, December 22 | 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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  36. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, December 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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  37. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, December 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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  38. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, December 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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  39. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, December 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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