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  1. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s It Made of? (Suspended Indefinitely)

    Suspended Indefinitely - Saturday, April 11 | 10:30 am

    In light of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, public tours have been suspended...

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  2. Family Studio: Build It! (Canceled)

    Canceled - Saturday, April 18 | 10:15 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Two-hour studio workshop and...

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  3. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s It Made of? (Suspended Indefinitely)

    Suspended Indefinitely - Saturday, April 18 | 10:30 am

    In light of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, public tours have been suspended...

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  4. Family Studio: Build It! (Canceled)

    Canceled - Saturday, April 18 | 1 pm

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Two-hour studio workshop and...

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  5. Family Campout and Movie (Canceled)

    Canceled - Saturday, April 18 | 5 pm

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Bring your tent, sleeping bags,...

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  6. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s It Made of? (Suspended Indefinitely)

    Suspended Indefinitely - Sunday, April 19 | 10:30 am

    In light of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, public tours have been suspended...

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  7. Story Time: People (Canceled)

    Canceled - Thursday, April 23 | 10:15 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Join us for story time in the...

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  8. Story Time: People (Canceled)

    Canceled - Thursday, April 23 | 11 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled.

    Join us for story time in the...

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  9. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s It Made of? (Suspended Indefinitely)

    Suspended Indefinitely - Saturday, April 25 | 10:30 am

    In light of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, public tours have been suspended...

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  10. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s It Made of? (Suspended Indefinitely)

    Suspended Indefinitely - Sunday, April 26 | 10:30 am

    In light of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, public tours have been suspended...

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  11. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: A Colorful Mood (Suspended Indefinitely)

    Suspended Indefinitely - Saturday, May 2 | 10:30 am

    In light of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, public tours have been suspended...

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  12. Postponed: Art in Motion Sculpture Race

    Postponed - Saturday, May 2 | 11 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been postponed. 

    Celebrate art, nature, and...

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  13. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: A Colorful Mood (Suspended Indefinitely)

    Suspended Indefinitely - Sunday, May 3 | 10:30 am

    In light of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, public tours have been suspended...

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  14. What's in the Box?: Animals (Canceled)

    Canceled - Thursday, May 7 | 9:15 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Furry, feathered, or scaly?...

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  15. What's in the Box?: Animals (Canceled)

    Canceled - Thursday, May 7 | 10:15 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Furry, feathered, or scaly?...

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  16. What's in the Box?: Animals (Canceled)

    Canceled - Thursday, May 7 | 11:15 am

    In light of Governor Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, this event has been canceled. 

    Furry, feathered, or scaly?...

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  17. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: A Colorful Mood (Suspended Indefinitely)

    Suspended Indefinitely - Saturday, May 9 | 10:30 am

    In light of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, public tours have been suspended...

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  18. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: A Colorful Mood (Suspended Indefinitely)

    Suspended Indefinitely - Sunday, May 10 | 10:30 am

    In light of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, public tours have been suspended...

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  19. Family Studio: All about Abstract Painting!

    Saturday, May 16 | 10:15 am

    Two-hour studio workshop and gallery tour for families. Each participant (children and adults) must have a ticket. Best for families with children ages 5–11.

    What makes...

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  20. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: A Colorful Mood (Suspended Indefinitely)

    Suspended Indefinitely - Saturday, May 16 | 10:30 am

    In light of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, public tours have been suspended...

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  21. Family Studio: All about Abstract Painting!

    Saturday, May 16 | 1 pm

    Two-hour studio workshop and gallery tour for families. Each participant (children and adults) must have a ticket. Best for families with children ages 5–11.

    What makes...

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  22. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: A Colorful Mood (Suspended Indefinitely)

    Suspended Indefinitely - Sunday, May 17 | 10:30 am

    In light of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, public tours have been suspended...

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  23. Story Time: Animals

    Thursday, May 21 | 10:15 am

    Join us for story time in the galleries! Come look and listen as we make connections with original works of art and children’s books. Half-hour sessions; best for families...

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  24. Story Time: Animals

    Thursday, May 21 | 11 am

    Join us for story time in the galleries! Come look and listen as we make connections with original works of art and children’s books. Half-hour sessions; best for families...

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  25. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: A Colorful Mood (Suspended Indefinitely)

    Suspended Indefinitely - Saturday, May 23 | 10:30 am

    In light of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, public tours have been suspended...

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  26. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: A Colorful Mood (Suspended Indefinitely)

    Suspended Indefinitely - Saturday, May 30 | 10:30 am

    In light of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s state of emergency declaration and recommendations regarding large gatherings, public tours have been suspended...

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  27. Duke Energy Family Renaissance Fair

    Sunday, May 31 | 11 am

    Step back in time as the Renaissance returns to the NCMA! Immerse yourself in an afternoon of merriment, music, games, traditional craft demonstrations and art making for...

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  28. Middle School Workshop: A Week with Nature (ages 11–13)

    Monday, June 15 | 9 am

    Get up close and personal with nature in the Museum Park and in the galleries. See how nature inspires artists, and find inspiration to create your own memorable works of...

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  29. Summer Camp: A Natural Fit (ages 6–7)

    Monday, June 15 | 9 am

    Explore the organic side of art as you get up close and personal with nature in the Museum Park and the galleries. See how nature inspires artists, and find inspiration in...

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  30. Summer Camp: A Natural Fit (ages 7–8)

    Monday, June 15 | 9 am

    Explore the organic side of art as you get up close and personal with nature in the Museum Park and the galleries. See how nature inspires artists, and find inspiration in...

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  31. Summer Camp: A Natural Fit (ages 9–11)

    Monday, June 15 | 9 am

    Explore the organic side of art as you get up close and personal with nature in the Museum Park and the galleries. See how nature inspires artists, and find inspiration in...

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  32. Summer Camp: Blast through the Past (ages 9–11)

    Monday, June 22 | 9 am

    Join us as we take an adventure across time. We’ll explore the arts of ages past as we journey through the years studying works from ancient civilizations to the modern...

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  33. Summer Camp: Blast through the Past (ages 6–7)

    Monday, June 22 | 9 am

    Ticket on-sale dates coming soon. To receive ticket on-sale information, sign up for the family programs e-newsletter here.

    Join us as we take an adventure across time....

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  34. Summer Camp: Blast through the Past (ages 7–8)

    Monday, June 22 | 9 am

    Join us as we take an adventure across time. We’ll explore the arts of ages past as we journey through the years studying works from ancient civilizations to the modern...

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  35. Middle School Workshop: Get Inked! (ages 11–13)

    Monday, June 22 | 9 am

    Discover the expressive power of printmaking. Create bold, graphic images using traditional relief printmaking techniques.

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  36. Pre-K Camp: Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My! (ages 4–5)

    Monday, June 29 | 9 am

    Can you slither like a snake or stand like a flamingo? Then you’ll love this week of wild and wonderful animals from around the globe.

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  37. Summer Camp: Buggin’ Out (ages 6–7)

    Monday, June 29 | 9 am

    Have you ever wondered what the world looks like for insects? Then come on this artful arthropod adventure in the Museum Park and beyond, and be inspired by some of the...

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  38. Summer Camp: Buggin’ Out (ages 7–8)

    Monday, June 29 | 9 am

    Have you ever wondered what the world looks like for insects? Then come on this artful arthropod adventure in the Museum Park and beyond, and be inspired by some of the...

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  39. Summer Camp: Buggin’ Out (ages 9–11)

    Monday, June 29 | 9 am

    Have you ever wondered what the world looks like for insects? Then come on this artful arthropod adventure in the Museum Park and beyond, and be inspired by some of the...

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  40. Summer Camp: Not So Still Life (ages 7–8)

    Monday, July 6 | 9 am

    Discover how artists capture movement in painting and sculpture, and make your own “moving” works of art.

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  41. Summer Camp: Not So Still Life (ages 9–11)

    Monday, July 6 | 9 am

    Discover how artists capture movement in painting and sculpture, and make your own “moving” works of art.

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  42. Middle School Workshop: Get Your Stitch On (ages 11–13)

    Monday, July 6 | 9 am

    Sew your own textile masterpiece. Experiment with thread, hand-dyed fabrics, screen printing, beads, and wire.

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  43. Summer Camp: Not So Still Life (ages 6–7)

    Monday, July 6 | 9 am

    Discover how artists capture movement in painting and sculpture, and make your own “moving” works of art.

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  44. Summer Camp: Heroes and Villains (ages 7–8)

    Monday, July 13 | 9 am

    This week is all about heroes and their nemeses. Follow the exciting adventures and heroic deeds of the many characters found in our galleries.

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  45. Middle School Workshop: A Lot to Draw From (ages 11–13)

    Monday, July 13 | 9 am

    Do you keep a sketchbook or always find yourself doodling? Come find endless inspiration for your drawing as you explore the Museum Park and galleries.

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  46. Summer Camp: Heroes and Villains (ages 6–7)

    Monday, July 13 | 9 am

    This week is all about heroes and their nemeses. Follow the exciting adventures and heroic deeds of the many characters found in our galleries.

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  47. Summer Camp: Heroes and Villains (ages 9–11)

    Monday, July 13 | 9 am

    This week is all about heroes and their nemeses. Follow the exciting adventures and heroic deeds of the many characters found in our galleries.

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  48. Middle School Workshop: Face It (ages 11–13)

    Monday, July 20 | 9 am

    Discover an original selfie as you explore the many faces of the NCMA galleries. Focus on self-portraiture in many forms, and celebrate what makes you unique.

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  49. Summer Camp: Splish, Splash (ages 9–11)

    Monday, July 20 | 9 am

    Dive into a week of aquatic-inspired art! We’ll explore the pools and ponds of the Museum Park, experiment with watercolors, and encounter sharks and mermaids. Let all...

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  50. Summer Camp: Splish, Splash (ages 6–7)

    Monday, July 20 | 9 am

    Dive into a week of aquatic-inspired art! We’ll explore the pools and ponds of the Museum Park, experiment with watercolors, and encounter sharks and mermaids. Let all...

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  51. Summer Camp: Splish, Splash (ages 7–8)

    Monday, July 20 | 9 am

    Dive into a week of aquatic-inspired art! We’ll explore the pools and ponds of the Museum Park, experiment with watercolors, and encounter sharks and mermaids. Let all...

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  52. Summer Camp: Gods and Goddesses Galore (ages 7–8)

    Monday, July 27 | 9 am

    Unearth the myths and legends of ancient cultures like Egypt, Greece, and Rome, and create artwork inspired by your own personal mythology.

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  53. Summer Camp: Gods and Goddesses Galore (ages 6–7)

    Monday, July 27 | 9 am

    Unearth the myths and legends of ancient cultures like Egypt, Greece, and Rome, and create artwork inspired by your own personal mythology.

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  54. Middle School Workshop: Walk the Runway (ages 11–13)

    Monday, July 27 | 9 am

    Take inspiration from our collection to make your own fashionable, wearable art, including knitting projects and jewelry making. This week is all about how you can create...

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  55. Summer Camp: Gods and Goddesses Galore (ages 9–11)

    Monday, July 27 | 9 am

    Unearth the myths and legends of ancient cultures like Egypt, Greece, and Rome, and create artwork inspired by your own personal mythology.

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  56. Summer Camp: Up, Up and Away (ages 6–7)

    Monday, August 3 | 9 am

    Keep your head in the clouds and let your imagination soar! From cloudscapes and birds to rockets and outer space, the sky will inspire your own out-of-this-world art.

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  57. Summer Camp: Up, Up and Away (ages 9–11)

    Monday, August 3 | 9 am

    Keep your head in the clouds and let your imagination soar! From cloudscapes and birds to rockets and outer space, the sky will inspire your own out-of-this-world art.

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  58. Summer Camp: Up, Up and Away (ages 7–8)

    Monday, August 3 | 9 am

    Keep your head in the clouds and let your imagination soar! From cloudscapes and birds to rockets and outer space, the sky will inspire your own out-of-this-world art.

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  59. Middle School Workshop: aMUSE me! (ages 11–13)

    Monday, August 3 | 9 am

    Where will you find your muse? See inspiration everywhere as you uncover what inspired artists in our galleries and what inspires you.

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  60. Summer Camp: Castles, Crowns, and Catapults (ages 9–11)

    Monday, August 10 | 9 am

    Hear ye! Hear ye! You are invited to join us as we travel through the Middle Ages. Celebrate medieval masterpieces as you create your own tales of knights, castles, kings,...

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  61. Summer Camp: Castles, Crowns, and Catapults (ages 6–7)

    Monday, August 10 | 9 am

    Hear ye! Hear ye! You are invited to join us as we travel through the Middle Ages. Celebrate medieval masterpieces as you create your own tales of knights, castles, kings,...

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  62. Summer Camp: Castles, Crowns, and Catapults (ages 7–8)

    Monday, August 10 | 9 am

    Hear ye! Hear ye! You are invited to join us as we travel through the Middle Ages. Celebrate medieval masterpieces as you create your own tales of knights, castles, kings,...

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  63. Summer Camp: Trash to Treasure (ages 6–7)

    Monday, August 17 | 9 am

    Find inspiration in everyday items. Bring found objects and recycled materials to life by transforming them into beautiful works of art.

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  64. Summer Camp: Trash to Treasure (ages 7–8)

    Monday, August 17 | 9 am

    Find inspiration in everyday items. Bring found objects and recycled materials to life by transforming them into beautiful works of art.

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  65. Summer Camp: Trash to Treasure (ages 9–11)

    Monday, August 17 | 9 am

    Find inspiration in everyday items. Bring found objects and recycled materials to life by transforming them into beautiful works of art.

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