Calendar

  1. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Changing Seasons-2

    Sunday, December 8 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5 to 11 and their adult companions. No reservations necessary. 

    Winter is here! Explore scenes of the changing seasons in art.

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  2. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Changing Seasons

    Sunday, December 8 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5 to 11 and their adult companions. No reservations necessary. 

    Winter is here! Explore scenes of the changing seasons in art.

    ... READ MORE

  3. Pop-Up Art: Festival of Lights

    Sunday, December 8 | Noon

    Celebrate the start of Hanukkah! View the Museum’s Hanukkah lamps and create your own sculptural lantern to take home.

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  4. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Sunday, December 8 | 1 pm

    Ask a question, learn the inside story about what’s on the walls, or just talk about what you see. Look for a docent with an “Ask Me!” badge in the galleries.

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  5. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, December 8 | 1:30 pm

    A daily docent-led tour of Museum highlights. For individuals and groups smaller than 10. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

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  6. Interchanges: Cross-Collection Conversations

    Sunday, December 8 | 2 pm

    Michele Frederick, Associate Curator of European Art, West Building, European Galleries

    Join one of our curators on the second Sunday of each month to learn about an...

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  7. Abram and Frances Pascher Kanof Lecture: The Mad King of the Museum

    Sunday, December 8 | 3 pm

    Saul under the Influence of the Evil Spirit, William Story’s marble masterpiece of the deranged first king of Israel, sat forgotten in a stately English country house for...

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  8. School’s Out Camp: Once upon a Time, Ages 6-10

    Monday, December 9 | 9 am

    Discover how artists capture stories with their art while creating art that tells its own story.

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  9. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Tuesday, December 10 | 1:30 pm

    A daily docent-led tour of Museum highlights. For individuals and groups smaller than 10. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

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  10. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Wednesday, December 11 | 1:30 pm

    A daily docent-led tour of Museum highlights. For individuals and groups smaller than 10. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

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  11. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Thursday, December 12 | 1:30 pm

    A daily docent-led tour of Museum highlights. For individuals and groups smaller than 10. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

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  12. The Music of Black Nativity

    Thursday, December 12 | 7 pm

    Black Nativity is an African American telling of the Nativity story. This gospel music experience, a production of the Justice Theater Project, takes us on a journey back...

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  13. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Friday, December 13 | 1:30 pm

    A daily docent-led tour of Museum highlights. For individuals and groups smaller than 10. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

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  14. Duke Energy Family Night: Winter around the World

    Friday, December 13 | 5 pm

    Experience the “winternational” celebration of the season! Discover family traditions from North Carolina and around the globe. Create art, enjoy free access to Frida...

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  15. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Changing Seasons-2

    Saturday, December 14 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5 to 11 and their adult companions. No reservations necessary. 

    Winter is here! Explore scenes of the changing seasons in art.

    ... READ MORE

  16. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Changing Seasons

    Saturday, December 14 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5 to 11 and their adult companions. No reservations necessary. 

    Winter is here! Explore scenes of the changing seasons in art.

    ... READ MORE

  17. Sacred Art at the NCMA

    Saturday, December 14 | 11:30 am

    Discover the original context and meaning of faith-based works in the collection. No reservations necessary.

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  18. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, December 14 | 1 pm

    Ask a question, learn the inside story about what’s on the walls, or just talk about what you see. Look for a docent with an “Ask Me!” badge in the galleries.

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  19. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, December 14 | 1:30 pm

    A daily docent-led tour of Museum highlights. For individuals and groups smaller than 10. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    ... READ MORE

  20. The Music of Black Nativity

    Saturday, December 14 | 2 pm

    Black Nativity is an African American telling of the Nativity story. This gospel music experience, a production of the Justice Theater Project, takes us on a journey back...

    READ MORE

  21. The Music of Black Nativity

    Saturday, December 14 | 7:30 pm

    Black Nativity is an African American telling of the Nativity story. This gospel music experience, a production of the Justice Theater Project, takes us on a journey back...

    READ MORE

  22. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Changing Seasons-2

    Sunday, December 15 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5 to 11 and their adult companions. No reservations necessary. 

    Winter is here! Explore scenes of the changing seasons in art.

    ... READ MORE

  23. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Changing Seasons

    Sunday, December 15 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5 to 11 and their adult companions. No reservations necessary. 

    Winter is here! Explore scenes of the changing seasons in art.

    ... READ MORE

  24. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Sunday, December 15 | 1 pm

    Ask a question, learn the inside story about what’s on the walls, or just talk about what you see. Look for a docent with an “Ask Me!” badge in the galleries.

    ... READ MORE

  25. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, December 15 | 1:30 pm

    A daily docent-led tour of Museum highlights. For individuals and groups smaller than 10. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

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  26. Raleigh Flute Choir Holiday Concert (Relocated to NC Museum of History)

    Relocated - Sunday, December 15 | 2 pm

    Please note, this event has been relocated to the NC Museum of History. Tickets are available here.

    The Raleigh Flute Choir, a chamber ensemble of nine professional...

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