North Carolina Museum of Art

Top 1% of attractions in Raleigh-Durham
9 / 10

7 expert reviews

“When the weather is nice there are several miles of trails with outdoor sculpture and other art pieces to explore.”

– Afar Magazine

Frommer's Frommer's
"This museum houses a major collection of European paintings, plus American, 20th-century, ancient, African, Oceanic, and Judaic exhibits." Full review
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"Worth the trip for the building alone – the light-filled glass-and-anodized-steel West Building won praise from architecture critics nationwide when it opened in 2010." Full review
Where Where
"Ann and Jim Goodnight Museum Park, which extends art outdoors — across the park’s fields and throughout its paved trail." Full review
Fodor's Fodor's
"On the west side of Raleigh, the NCMA houses 5,000 years of artistic heritage, including one of the nation's largest collections of Jewish ceremonial art." Full review
U.S. News & World Report U.S. News & World Report
"Visitors also highly praise the museum's rotating exhibits, the lovely sculpture garden and the interesting tours and events. The museum's restaurant, Iris, is also an artful place too " Full review
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