travelgrove Travel Tips
 

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, North Carolina

 
00
    
Legend
  • History & Culture travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 4.7mi
ainoChan's pictureby ainoChan History & Culture travel tip
added on the 17th of January, 2011
A beautiful and large museum with a vast variety of exhibitions; the North Carolina Museum of Art holds interesting artifacts that can be viewed either on your own or with the help of a tour guide.

Paintings by famous European artists, like Ruben, Monet, or Raphael can be seen, not to mention modern and interesting sculptures from various artists. It is an amazing museum worth visiting.

Address:
2110 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

Price:
Free, except special exhibitions and programs.

Opening Hours:
Tue-Sun: 10am-5pm (Fri till 9pm)

On the web:
http://www.ncartmuseum.org/

 
Neomonde RestaurantUmstead State Park
 
 
 
History & Culture
tips

Recent travel tips for Raleigh

  • Marbles Kids Museum
    The game heaven on earth for kids, the Marbles Kids Museum is not only a place where children can learn things but a place where they can do that and have fun in doing it. The docents are really good with kids, they interact with them, help [...]
    D: 3.5mi00
  • Pullen Park
    One of the oldest and most family frequented parks in Raleigh is Pullen Park. It is a place perfect for children to run around, play games and have fun with their friends. It is also a great place to stroll with your partner or with friends [...]
    D: 4.1mi00
  • Bloomsbury Bistro
    One of the finest, even if not the oldest restaurants in town, the Bloomsbury Bistro welcomes its guests with warmth every time. I've been to the bistro on several occasions and every time the service was excellent, with the same great [...]
    D: 2.1mi00
  • Museum of Natural Sciences
    We were lucky to visit the Museum of Natural Sciences on the first Friday of the month because it stayed open until 9pm so even if we arrived in the afternoon we didn't have to run to finish everything we wanted to see until closing at [...]
    D: 3.3mi00
  • Artspace
    Though a huge art gallery, it has some unique taste to it, and it gives you a bit of inspiration, the Artspace in Raleigh is quite enjoyable. The Artspace's studios are open for the public for painting and drawing lectures, so its a [...]
    D: 3.7mi00

Things about Raleigh you may be interested in

Be the first who requests a site listing for this page.
 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Raleigh History

The original Statehouse was burnt in 1831. During this time, the legislature agreed to make the new State House a more durable one. Construction of the new state house was performed by prison inmates using solid granite. The city of Raleigh was lucky that it did not experience much suffering at the hands of Union Forces compared to other cities and towns. The growth of city got a tremendous boost [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Nieblum, Germany
I guess whoever has not yet seen any real tides you should go to the North Sea located North of Germany. I visited the small island Foehr last week...
Outdoors Activities: Walking on the Wattenmeer

Bol, Croatia
For all you beach lovers out there, this is a must when in Croatia. Considered to be the best beach in Croatia because of shape, it is a peninsula...
Beaches : Zlatni Rat

 

Kilkenny, Ireland
The Kilkenny Castle was built in the 12th century. It is definitely a must see, if you are in the area. It was renovated in the 19th century and...
History & Culture: Kilkenny Castle

Ghaziabad, India
We provide cheap airline flight tickets at best prices.
Outdoors Activities: Cheap air flights

 

Camogli, Italy
During these two weeks we drove the total of 4.000 something km visiting four countries.
General: 14 Day Road Trip in Europe

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
No thing important i like go best place
General: Man or mr

 

Singapore, Singapore
Liliput golf is singapore's first themed mini indoor golf course that caters to both adults and children. In this golf course people will have...
Family & Fun: Lilliput golf

Columbus, Ohio
Full of art galleries, restaurants and boutiques the Short North Arts District is a popular destination for both local and tourist art lovers. ...
History & Culture: Short North Arts District

 

Detroit, Michigan
I could easily say it was one of the worst nights of my life in a restaurant when I decided to go to Hard Rock Café with my friend. First, one...
Food: Hard Rock Cafe in Detroit

Phoenix, Arizona
This museum is incredible on so many levels. It has a wide range of instruments that are organized on a geographical scale, presenting the country...
History & Culture: The Musical Instrument Museum in Phoenix

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*