Calendar

  1. Family Fun Saturdays: Powder My Wig

    Saturday, April 13 | 10:15 am

    Gallery tour plus studio workshops for families. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover. Please note: All participants (children and...

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  2. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Adventures in Art

    Saturday, April 13 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Meet at West Building Information Desk.

    Take an adventurous tour through the Museum galleries, with works of...

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  3. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, April 13 | 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...

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  4. Art by Women, Women in Art Tour

    Saturday, April 13 | 11:30 am

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

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  5. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, April 13 | 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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  6. Family Fun Saturdays: Powder My Wig (Canceled)

    CANCELED - Saturday, April 13 | 1 pm

    Gallery tour plus studio workshops for families. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover. Please note: All participants (children and...

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  7. Lecture: Depictions of Mothers and Children in the Arts of Africa

    Saturday, April 13 | 2 pm

    Herbert M. Cole, professor emeritus from the University of California at Santa Barbara, discusses the depiction of maternity in modern and contemporary African arts, moving...

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  8. 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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  9. Within the Frame

    February 16, 2019 – July 7, 2019

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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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...

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