1. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Your Choice

    Saturday, September 21 | 10:30 am

    Be a curator for 30 minutes! Discover your new favorite work of art and make your own choices to fill an imaginary gallery.


  2. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, September 21 | 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. Dress for the outdoors and bring water. Tours...


  3. What Not to Miss

    Saturday, September 21 | 11:30 am

    Explore a selection of the NCMA’s treasures in this docent-led tour.


  4. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, September 21 | 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

    Saturday, September 21 | 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. Roma

    Saturday, September 21 | 8:30 pm

    (2018) Directed and written by Alfonso Cuarón. 135 min. R

    Academy Award winner Alfonso Cuarón lovingly crafted his semi-autobiographical elegy that follows a year in the...


  7. 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...


  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. Student Exhibition: Teens, Inspired: Home

    June 15, 2019 – January 3, 2020

    This juried exhibition features work by high school students from across the state who used the Museum’s collection to inspire original poems and works of art. Learn more...


  10. The Collector’s Eye

    August 3, 2019 – October 6, 2019