The Mint Museum

2730 Randolph Rd (at Museum Plz), Charlotte, NC 28207, United States
Hours:
Closed until 11:00 AM Wednesday (Show more)
  • Wed
    • 11:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • Thu–Sat
    • 11:00 AM–6:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 1:00 PM–5:00 PM
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  • HISTORY

    This building once housed the Charlotte Mint. The museum opened in 1936 and was the first art museum in North Carolina.

    HISTORY · April 23, 2010
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  • C-SPAN

    More than $5 million of gold was struck at the Charlotte Mint. The building was designed by Philadelphia architect William Strickland. Learn more in this C-SPAN American History TV video. Read more

    C-SPAN · September 29, 2011
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  • TIME

    Art enthusiasts, enjoy The Mint Museum's collections of objects in ceramics, glass, fiber, metal and wood.

    TIME · August 17, 2012
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  • Carmen L.

    Andy Warhol Portfolios: Life & Legends

    Carmen Larreynaga · December 2, 2009
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  • Pierre T.

    Free admission Tuesdays 5-9 PM

    Pierre Tong · June 6, 2012
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  • Jenny R.

    Take an art class or sign your kid up for one!

    Jenny Raymond · March 23, 2010
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  • Phillip {{ FJ }} 2.0

    It's fun to hang out on the grounds or have a picnic. The outdoor area is beautiful!

    Phillip {{ FJ }} 2.0 · December 19, 2013
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  • DoubleTree by Hilton - Charlotte

    The first Full weekend every month. Show your Bank of America card & get free general admission Why not make it a weekend event stay at the DoubleTree by Hilton only 9 minutes away.

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  • Beau S.

    It's fun to hang out on the grounds or have a picnic. The outdoor area is beautiful!

    Beau Salsi · June 2, 2011
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  • Aimee C.

    The shoe exhibit is the best

    Aimee C · April 20, 2011
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  • L M.

    I can't wait to check out their new space. I saw the New Orleans traveling exhibit which was excellent.

    L Miller · October 22, 2010
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  • Shayna G.

    Free admission on Tuesdays! The fashion exhibit is great right now.

    Shayna Gordon · August 13, 2010
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  • Amanda

    Go see the costume exhibit, fascinating view of history through the clothing we wore!

    Amanda · June 29, 2010
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  • James M.

    Loïs Mailou Jones: A Life in Vibrant Color Read more

    James McGee · November 19, 2009
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