Calendar

  1. EdCamp NCMA

    Saturday, February 23 | 10 am - 2 pm

    Collaborate and connect through an “unconference” approach to professional development. Participants create, lead, and attend sessions on arts integration that are...

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  2. Family Fun Saturday: Put a Bird on it!

    Saturday, February 23 | 10:15 am - 12:15 pm

    Celebrate the return of John James Audubon’s The Birds of America to Museum galleries. Look closely at the selection of bird engravings on view, and then create your own...

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  3. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: We ♥ Art

    Saturday, February 23 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am

    Find your new Valentine at the Museum. Discover a work of art you love!

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  4. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, February 23 | 11:30 am - 12:30 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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  5. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, February 23 | 11:30 am - 1 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. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, February 23 | 1 pm - 3 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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  7. Family Fun Saturday: Put a Bird on it!

    Saturday, February 23 | 1 pm - 3 pm

    Celebrate the return of John James Audubon’s The Birds of America to Museum galleries. Look closely at the selection of bird engravings on view, and then create your own...

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  8. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, February 23 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 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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  9. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, February 23 | 1:30 pm - 3 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. Lecture: “Hamilton—How the Musical Remixes American History” (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, February 23 | 3 pm - 5 pm

    While sweeping the country, the musical Hamilton sparked a new interest in the titular character and the events that shaped his life. Be in the room where it happens as...

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  11. Park Pictures

    April 15, 2015 – December 31, 2019

    College students are invited to submit original works for our Park Pictures billboard competition. The theme of this year’s competition is “interior worlds,” in reference...

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  12. Within the Frame

    February 16, 2019 – July 7, 2019

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  13. The Audubon Experience

    February 16, 2019 – September 15, 2019

    In this floor-to-ceiling, multisensory experience, step back in time and enter John James Audubon’s natural world. Visitors will see his famous bird illustrations come to...

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  14. John James Audubon’s The Birds of America

    February 16, 2019 – December 31, 2020

    Among the treasures of the North Carolina Museum of Art is a complete set of The Birds of America by the celebrated artist and naturalist John James Audubon (1785–1851)....

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  15. Online Mini-Courses on Art and Science

    Tuesday, February 19 | 9 am - 5 pm

    In collaboration with the Hickory Museum of Art, the NCMA offers educators a series of mini-courses on the connections between art and science. Participants explore topics...

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