Calendar

  1. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Tuesday, September 25 | 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

  2. Art-Inspired Yoga in the Galleries

    Wednesday, September 26 | 5:30 pm

    Mindful movement and the tranquil space of our permanent galleries combine to create a peaceful experience. Classes rotate among the Contemporary, European, and American...

    READ MORE

  3. Iris after Dark

    Friday, September 28 | 5:30 pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

    READ MORE

  4. Wakanda Forever! Black Panther Movie Party

    Friday, September 28 | 6:30 pm

    We pay homage to the beautiful land of Wakanda with special music and art-making activities before the screening of Black Panther. Food trucks will be on hand. Our stunning...

    READ MORE

  5. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Patterns Galore

    Saturday, September 29 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk. 

    Look closely to find patterns and...

    READ MORE

  6. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, September 29 | 10:30 am

    Enjoy art and nature in a 90-minute tour. The route is approximately two miles long, with variations in surface and incline. Meet your guide at the café tables near the...

    READ MORE

  7. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, September 29 | 11:30 am

    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

  8. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, September 29 | 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

  9. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, September 30 | 11:30 am

    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

  10. Duke Energy Family Day: Celebrate the Harvest

    Sunday, September 30 | Noon

    Celebrate nature’s bounty as you discover agricultural celebrations from around the globe (including the Jewish festival Sukkot), use natural materials for hands-on art...

    READ MORE

  11. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Sunday, September 30 | 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

  12. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, September 30 | 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