1. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: For All Seasons

    Saturday, March 16 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions.

    Spring has sprung! Discover changing seasons in the natural world with all your senses.

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  2. Art by Women, Women in Art Tour

    Saturday, March 16 | 11:30 am

    Discover images by and about women in the permanent collection. Meet at West Building Information Desk. 


  3. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, March 16 | 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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  4. I ♥ Purim: Saturday Night Fever

    Saturday, March 16 | 7:30 pm

    Get your groove on and practice the hustle, because we’re celebrating Purim circa the late 1970s and Studio 54. Slide into those platform shoes and shimmering satin, slip...


  5. 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...


  6. Within the Frame

    February 16, 2019 – July 7, 2019


  7. 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...


  8. 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)....


  9. Online Mini-Courses on Art and Science

    Tuesday, February 19 | 9 am

    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...