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North Carolina Museum of Art

  • 2110 Blue Ridge Rd.
    Raleigh, NC 27607

The N.C. Museum of Art’s Modern and Contemporary Gallery has works by African-American artists including Romare Bearden, John Biggers, Aaron Douglas, Minnie Evans and Jacob Lawrence. The museum’s African Gallery preserves historical material from the 19th and 20th centuries and also showcases particular ethnic styles. A defining acquisition is Skunder Boghossian’s “Night Flight of Dread and Delight” (1964). Free admission. 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
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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: Reunited: Francescuccio Ghissi's St. John Altarpiece

  • September 10, 2016 - March 05, 2017
  • Location: East Building, Level B
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607-6407
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

The North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA) presents Reunited: Francescuccio Ghissis St. John Altarpiece, the first time in more than 100 years that the a... View Details

Exhibition: Human/Nature

  • October 15, 2016 - February 26, 2017
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of Art
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607-6407
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Human/Nature features photographs from the NCMAs permanent collection that relate individuals to both natural and man-made environments. Our primary h... View Details

Saturday Morning Cartoons - PancakeBot Breakfast and All-Ages Cartooning Workshop

  • February 25, 2017
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607-6407

Have you ever wanted to try your hand at creating your own cartoons? If so, join the NCMA for a PancakeBot breakfast and cartoon workshop with local a... View Details

Shane Screening

  • March 03, 2017
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607-6407

Shane is a 1953 film directed by George Stevens and starring Alan Ladd, Jean Arthur and Van Heflin. This is a 35mm IB Technicolor ... View Details

Cello Forum

  • March 05, 2017
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of Art
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607-6407

This performance will feature J. S. Bach's Chaconne, Rossini's Overture to The Barber of Seville, Humperdinck's Evening Prayer from Hansel and Gr... View Details

Silent Film Stark Love with Live Accompaniment

  • March 10, 2017
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607-6407

Stark Love is a 1927 silent film directed by Karl Brown and starring Helen Mundy, Forrest James and Reb Grogan. This is a 35mm pri... View Details

The Kneeling Goddess (La diosa arrodillada) Screening

  • March 17, 2017
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607-6407

The Kneeling Goddess (La diosa arrodillada) is a 1947 film directed by Roberto Gavaldn and starring Maria Flix, Arturo de Crdova and Fortuni... View Details

The Other One (La Otra) Screening

  • March 24, 2017
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607-6407

The Other One (La otra) is a 1946 Spanish film with English subtitles directed by Roberto Gavaldn and starring Dolores del Rio, Agustn Irust... View Details

Art in Bloom

  • March 30, 2017 - April 02, 2017
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607-6407
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

The North Carolina Museum of Art hosts its third Art in Bloom, a four-day festival of art and flowers. The event features more than 50 floral masterpi... View Details

A Musical Taste of the NCMA

  • April 23, 2017
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607-6407

"A Musical Taste of the NCMA: An aural tasting of works at the NC Museum of Art" will feature works by Friedrich Schwindl, Johann Sebastian ... View Details

Blue Mountain Ensemble

  • May 14, 2017
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607-6407

Blue Mountain Ensemble presents Klangfarbenmelodie, a concert full of colorful depictions and visual references through sound. Selections range from f... View Details

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

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