The North Carolina Museum of Art

Crisp, modern white galleries, outdoor sculpture gardens, inventive cuisine, and attention to detail make the North Carolina Museum of Art the ideal location for your gatherings. Our goal is to share with you and your guests this cultural treasure coupled with impeccable service, food, and ambience, making your event one that surpasses your expectations.

Special Events

The Museum provides turnkey design and logistical planning for your event, including rental and floral services, musician booking, and audiovisual coordination. The Museum's Iris restaurant provides all catering for events. while the special events staff and chefs will work with you to develop an outstanding menu featuring the highest-quality ingredients tailored perfectly to your needs.

From receptions large and small to elegant dinners and corporate meetings, the Museum offers a spectacular collection of beautiful spaces to make your event one to remember. East and West buildings, the Museum grounds, amphitheater, and auditorium provide spaces for nearly any size and type of occasion. The dynamic architecture, the Museum’s extensive collection, and the beautiful green surroundings create an elegant backdrop.

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Find out more about hosting your event at the Museum:

Morgan Greer
director of special events
(919) 664-6839