The Museum is open with updated hours, Wednesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm. Free timed tickets for the Museum collection galleries encourage social distancing, and increased health and safety procedures are in place. Following guidance from NCDHHS, and in accordance with the governor’s Executive Order 224, any unvaccinated visitor should wear a mask, and all visitors, both vaccinated and unvaccinated, are encouraged to wear a mask in indoor settings. Learn more about these updates at

Give the gift of membership!

Make 2021 the year of possibilities for those special to you with the gift of NCMA membership. Open the door to a year of great art, amazing performances, and endless opportunities for all ages to participate in programs that inspire and enrich learning.


Gift membership includes a host of benefits, including free first-time exhibition visits, advance ticket purchasing opportunities, and discounts in the Museum Store. This offer includes a special NCMA welcome gift that can be delivered directly to your recipient or picked up by you to personally deliver at a time of your choosing.

Not sure if your intended recipient is already a member? We can help! Simply email, and we’ll be delighted to assist.

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