1. Museum Store Sunday

    Sunday, December 1 | 10 am

    Sunday, December 1, complete your holiday gift buying at #MuseumStoreSunday! More than 700 museum stores in all 50 states, 10 countries, and three continents are...


  2. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Changing Seasons-2

    Sunday, December 1 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5 to 11 and their adult companions. No reservations necessary. 

    Winter is here! Explore scenes of the changing seasons in art.

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  3. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Sunday, December 1 | 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. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, December 1 | 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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  5. Screening Race: 16mm Films of the 1960s and 1970s

    Sunday, December 1 | 2 pm

    Marsha Gordon, NCSU film studies professor, and Skip Elsheimer of A/V Geeks project a selection of short 16mm films from the 1960s and ʼ70s engaged with the topic of race....


  6. 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...


  7. 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)....


  8. 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...


  9. Scott Avett: I N V I S I B L E

    October 12, 2019 – February 2, 2020