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North Carolina Museum of Art

  • 2110 Blue Ridge Rd.
    Raleigh, NC 27607

One of the premier visual arts museums in the South, featuring a dramatic gallery building, home to a world-class collection including more than 30 Rodin sculptures and a center for special exhibitions, plus a 164-acre Museum Park. Free admission (fee for some exhibitions and programs). Hours: Tues.-Thurs., 10am-5pm; Fri., 10am-9pm; Sat.-Sun., 10am-5pm.

General

General
  • Accessible to people with disabilities:
  • Elevators Indoor:
  • Monday Hours: closed
  • Tuesday Hours: 10am-5pm
  • Wednesday Hours: 10am-5pm
  • Thursday Hours: 10am-5pm
  • Friday Hours: 10am-9pm
  • Saturday Hours: 10am-5pm
  • Sunday Hours: 10am-5pm
North Carolina Museum of Art Meeting Facility
  • Theatre Capacity: 250
  • Banquet Capacity: 345
  • Reception Capacity: 600
  • Indoor:
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Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception Media
Auditorium X           250                 No  
Blue Ridge Museum Restaurant X                   120     200     No  
Director's Boardroom X                           No  
Education Lobby X                   125     200     No  
Egyptian Gallery X                   100     200     No  

Exhibition: History and Mystery: Discoveries in the NCMA British Collection

  • August 06, 2016 - March 19, 2017
  • Location: West Building
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

This exhibition is anchored by an extraordinary group of nine Elizabethan and Jacobean aristocratic portraits from about 1580 to 1620 that has been th... View Details

Art in the Evening: Oak City Hot Mess

  • January 20, 2017
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607

The Oak City Hot Mess, a Gypsy Swing band, will be performing live at the North Carolina Museum of Art as the perfect start to your weekend. Shar... View Details

Sights and Sounds on Sundays: Amphion Percussion

  • January 22, 2017
  • Location: SECU Auditorium, East Building
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607

Sights and Sounds on Sundays is the NCMA's long-running chamber music series, produced in partnership with Chamber Music Raleigh. The seri... View Details

Art in the Evening: Peter Lamb and the Wolves Trio

  • January 27, 2017
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607

Peter Lamb and the Wolves trio will be performing live at the North Carolina Museum of Art as the perfect start to your weekend. Share small plates wi... View Details

Exhibition: Ansel Adams: Masterworks

  • February 04, 2017 - May 07, 2017
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

In a career that spanned more than five decades, Ansel Adams, became one of America's most renowned photographers. This exhibition focuses on a collec... View Details

Seeing and Seen

  • February 05, 2017
  • Location: SECU Auditorium, East Building
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607

This program of six short films, made over 10 years, explores seeing, watching, and attention. Within this exploration is a contemplation of time in... View Details

Contemporaries Champagne and Chocolate

  • February 08, 2017
  • Location: West Building
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607

Enjoy a chocolate tasting with confections from local and exotic destinations. Travel between stations to compare bouquet, mouthfeel, and acidity, j... View Details

Exhibition: Glory of Venice: Renaissance Paintings 1470–1520

  • March 04, 2017 - June 18, 2017
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Glory of Venice: Masterworks of the Renaissance highlights the development of Venices distinct Renaissance style from the second half of the 15th cent... View Details

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421 Fayetteville St., Ste. 1505  
Raleigh, NC 27601   1.800.849.8499

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