Calendar

  1. Iris after Dark

    Friday, January 4 | 5:30 pm - 8:30pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  2. Teens IRL

    Friday, January 4 | 6 pm - 9:00pm

    Members of the NCMA Teen Arts Council welcome their peers to connect with old and new friends in a low-key hangout where they can meet local artists, collaborate on some...

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  3. The Death of Stalin

    Friday, January 4 | 8 pm - 11:00pm

    The Death of Stalin
    (2017) Directed by Armando Iannucci. Steve Buscemi, Jeffrey Tambor, Simon Russell Beale. (107 min.) R. Digital.

    Director Armando Iannucci (In the Loop,...

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  4. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Moo, Chirp, Roar!

    Saturday, January 5 | 10:30 am - 11:30am

    Look for creatures big and small in the Museum galleries. Find out how artists were inspired by feathered, furry, or ferocious animal friends.

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  5. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, January 5 | 10:30 am - 12:00pm

    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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  6. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, January 5 | 1 pm - 3:00pm

    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. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Moo, Chirp, Roar!

    Sunday, January 6 | 10:30 am - 11:30am

    Look for creatures big and small in the Museum galleries. Find out how artists were inspired by feathered, furry, or ferocious animal friends.

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  8. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Sunday, January 6 | 1 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  9. Member Monday

    Monday, January 7 | 10 am - 8:00pm

    TICKETS

    Normally the NCMA is closed on Mondays, but we have set aside time for members to visit our special exhibitions without the crowds. Spend as much time as needed to...

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  10. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Tuesday, January 8 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  11. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Wednesday, January 9 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  12. New Year Celebration 2019

    Wednesday, January 9 | 7 pm - 9:30pm

    Join us for a holiday reception that recognizes and thanks our Patron-level ($150) and higher members and our Business Friends for their continued support.

    Choose one of...

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  13. What's in the Box?: Seasons/Nature

    Thursday, January 10 | 9:15 am - 10:15am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  14. What's in the Box?: Seasons/Nature

    Thursday, January 10 | 10:15 am - 11:15am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  15. What's in the Box?: Seasons/Nature

    Thursday, January 10 | 11:15 am - 12:15pm

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  16. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Thursday, January 10 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  17. New Year Celebration 2019

    Thursday, January 10 | 7 pm - 9:30pm

    Join us for a holiday reception that recognizes and thanks our Patron-level ($150) and higher members and our Business Friends for their continued support.

    Choose one of...

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  18. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Friday, January 11 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  19. Iris after Dark

    Friday, January 11 | 5:30 pm - 8:30pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  20. Gallery Talk by Artist-in-Residence Louise Jones (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Friday, January 11 | 6:30 pm - 7:30pm

    Join the artist, whose work is featured in The Beyond: O’Keeffe and Contemporary Art, in a conversation about her work. Ticket includes entrance to the exhibition and a...

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  21. Being There

    Friday, January 11 | 8 pm - 11:00pm

    Being There
    (1979) Directed by Hal Ashby. Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine, Melvyn Douglas (130 min.) PG. DCP.

    A childlike man’s pithy observations are mistaken for...

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  22. Demo in the Galleries by Artist-in-Residence Louise Jones

    Saturday, January 12 | 10 am - 4:00pm

    Drop in to watch as the artist, whose work is featured in The Beyond: O’Keeffe and Contemporary Art, demonstrates her process and discusses materials.

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  23. Family Fun Saturdays: Painting Places (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, January 12 | 10:15 am - 12:15pm

    Gallery tour and studio workshop best for families with children ages 5–11. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover! All participants...

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  24. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Moo, Chirp, Roar!

    Saturday, January 12 | 10:30 am - 11:30am

    Look for creatures big and small in the Museum galleries. Find out how artists were inspired by feathered, furry, or ferocious animal friends.

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  25. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, January 12 | 10:30 am - 12:00pm

    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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  26. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, January 12 | 11:30 am - 1:00pm

    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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  27. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, January 12 | 1 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  28. Family Fun Saturdays: Painting Places (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, January 12 | 1 pm - 3:00pm

    Gallery tour and studio workshop best for families with children ages 5–11. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover! All participants...

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  29. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Saturday, January 12 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  30. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Moo, Chirp, Roar!

    Sunday, January 13 | 10:30 am - 11:30am

    Look for creatures big and small in the Museum galleries. Find out how artists were inspired by feathered, furry, or ferocious animal friends.

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  31. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, January 13 | 11:30 am - 1:00pm

    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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  32. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Sunday, January 13 | 1 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  33. Watercolor Brushstroke Workshop with Artist-in-Residence Louise Jones (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Sunday, January 13 | 1 pm - 4:00pm

    Join artist Louise Jones, whose work is featured in The Beyond: O’Keeffe and Contemporary Art, in a watercolor brushstroke workshop. All skill levels welcome. Materials...

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  34. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Sunday, January 13 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  35. School’s Out Camp: Let's Create! Ages 6-10 (Canceled)

    CANCELED - Monday, January 14 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Sculpture, collage, painting, and drawing! Discover the variety of media in our galleries and Park, and try them out in your own creations.

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  36. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Tuesday, January 15 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  37. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Wednesday, January 16 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  38. Art-Inspired Yoga in the Galleries

    SOLD OUT - Wednesday, January 16 | 5:30 pm - 6:45pm

    Mindful movement and the tranquil space of our permanent galleries combine to create a peaceful experience. Classes rotate among the Contemporary, European, and American...

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  39. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Thursday, January 17 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  40. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Friday, January 18 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  41. Iris after Dark

    Friday, January 18 | 5:30 pm - 8:30pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  42. Bespoke: A Conversation with Lien Truong about How Heritage Influences Her Art (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Friday, January 18 | 7 pm - 8:00pm

    The work of Georgia O’Keeffe made way for contemporary artists to reinterpret the world through their own artistic language. Join artist Lien Truong in a discussion about...

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  43. The King of Comedy

    Friday, January 18 | 8 pm - 11:00pm

    The King of Comedy
    (1982) Directed by Martin Scorsese. Robert De Niro, Jerry Lewis, Sandra Bergman. (109 min.) PG. DCP.

    An aspiring comic living in his mother’s New Jersey...

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  44. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Moo, Chirp, Roar!

    Saturday, January 19 | 10:30 am - 11:30am

    Look for creatures big and small in the Museum galleries. Find out how artists were inspired by feathered, furry, or ferocious animal friends.

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  45. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, January 19 | 10:30 am - 12:00pm

    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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  46. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, January 19 | 11:30 am - 1:00pm

    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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  47. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, January 19 | 1 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  48. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Saturday, January 19 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  49. Iris after Dark: Closing Saturday Edition

    Saturday, January 19 | 5:30 pm - 8:30pm

    To celebrate closing weekend of The Beyond: Georgia O'Keeffe and Contemporary Art, enjoy a special Saturday version of Iris after Dark featuring dinner service, bar and...

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  50. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Moo, Chirp, Roar!

    Sunday, January 20 | 10:30 am - 11:30am

    Look for creatures big and small in the Museum galleries. Find out how artists were inspired by feathered, furry, or ferocious animal friends.

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  51. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, January 20 | 11:30 am - 1:00pm

    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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  52. Pop-Up Art: Terrific Trophies

    Sunday, January 20 | Noon - 3:00pm

    Take inspiration from sculptures in the Museum to create a winning trophy from found objects. Award it to yourself or give it to a friend.

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  53. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Sunday, January 20 | 1 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  54. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Sunday, January 20 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  55. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Tuesday, January 22 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  56. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Wednesday, January 23 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  57. What's in the Box?: Places

    Thursday, January 24 | 9:15 am - 10:15am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  58. What's in the Box?: Places

    Thursday, January 24 | 10:15 am - 11:15am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  59. What's in the Box?: Places

    Thursday, January 24 | 11:15 am - 12:15pm

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  60. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Thursday, January 24 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  61. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Friday, January 25 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  62. Iris after Dark

    Friday, January 25 | 5:30 pm - 8:30pm

    Welcome the weekend with Iris after Dark, an evening experience offered by the NCMA’s Iris restaurant every Friday starting at 5:30 pm. Lounge with friends to the spins and...

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  63. Dave

    Friday, January 25 | 8 pm - 11:00pm

    Dave
    (1993) Directed by Ivan Reitman. Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver, Frank Langella. (110 min.) PG-13. 35mm print from UNCSA.

    Dave is an ordinary guy with an uncanny...

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  64. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Moo, Chirp, Roar!

    Saturday, January 26 | 10:30 am - 11:30am

    Look for creatures big and small in the Museum galleries. Find out how artists were inspired by feathered, furry, or ferocious animal friends.

    READ MORE

  65. Museum Park Tours

    Saturday, January 26 | 10:30 am - 12:00pm

    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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  66. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Saturday, January 26 | 11:30 am - 1:00pm

    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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  67. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Saturday, January 26 | 1 pm - 3:00pm

    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.

    ... READ MORE

  68. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Saturday, January 26 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  69. Lecture and Wine Tasting: Toast to Bacchus (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, January 26 | 3 pm - 5:00pm

    Explore the complexities of the vineyards with a wine tasting, and then raise a glass to the god of wine. Curator of Ancient Art Caroline Rocheleau presents Bacchus, the...

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  70. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Moo, Chirp, Roar!

    Sunday, January 27 | 10:30 am - 11:30am

    Look for creatures big and small in the Museum galleries. Find out how artists were inspired by feathered, furry, or ferocious animal friends.

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  71. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection

    Sunday, January 27 | 11:30 am - 1:00pm

    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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  72. “Ask Me!” Roaming Docent

    Sunday, January 27 | 1 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  73. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Sunday, January 27 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  74. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Tuesday, January 29 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  75. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Wednesday, January 30 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  76. Art-Inspired Yoga in the Galleries (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Wednesday, January 30 | 5:30 pm - 6:45pm

    Mindful movement and the tranquil space of our permanent galleries combine to create a peaceful experience. Classes rotate among the Contemporary, European, and American...

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  77. Docent Tour: Explore the Collection - 1:30

    Thursday, January 31 | 1:30 pm - 3:00pm

    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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  78. Champagne and Chocolate (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Thursday, January 31 | 7 pm - 9:30pm

    Treat yourself to a glass of champagne while indulging in a curated selection of fine chocolates with chocolate maker Sam Ratto of Videri Chocolate Factory and the NCMA's...

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