Museums in Matthews


Visit for Two or Four to The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture (Up to 50% Off)

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture

Second Ward

Paintings, sculptures, films, music, and performance art pay tribute to the Africans and African Americans who impacted American culture

$18 $9

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Admission for One, Two, or Four to Carolinas Aviation Museum (Up to42% Off)

Carolinas Aviation Museum

Carolinas Aviation Museum

See historic war, commercial, and private planes, including the salvaged aircraft from the 2009 Miracle on the Hudson

$12 $7

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One-Year Individual or Household Museum Membership at Swannanoa Valley Museum (Up to 54% Off)

Swannanoa Valley Museum

Black Mountain

Social, cultural, and natural-history museum includes exhibits on early settlers and hiking events for individual or household members

$30 $15

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Admission for Two or Four North Carolina Transportation Museum (Up to 46% Off)

North Carolina Transportation Museum

North Carolina Transportation Museum

An antique diesel engine pulls guests around the 57-acre museum grounds, which hold historical rail equipment, cars, and planes

$24 $13

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Museum Family Pack or a Princess Party for Up to 10 Kids at Spencer Doll and Toy Museum (Up to 54% Off)

Spencer Doll and Toy Museum

Downtown Spencer

Big museum brims with all manner of vintage playthings, model trains, dollhouses & model villages

$30 $15

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Cooking Class for One or Two with Wine Tasting at The Presidential Culinary Museum (Up to 51% Off)

The Presidential Culinary Museum

Grover

Learn how to cook the same meals former presidents enjoyed from former White House chefs

$80 $40

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$12 for an Annual Family Membership at Lexington County Museum ($25 Value)

Lexington County Museum

Lexington

36 buildings, such as an original post office, populate the seven-acre museum, which recreates 19th century life in Lexington County

$25 $12

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Photographers, filmmakers, and fans of both art forms unite at the Light Factory, a buzzing cultural center on Charlotte's Central Avenue. Here, visionaries of all stripes have the chance to express their creativity amid the acclaimed?and oftentimes, infamous?images that line the gallery walls.? In addition to attending events and gathering for exhibitions, folks interested in improving their own skills can enroll in the Light Factory's array of classes. During these sessions, students learn about black-and-white photography, portraiture, and how to handle DSLR cameras, which are especially difficult to house train.
345 N College St.
Charlotte,
NC
US
Art bursts around every corner of the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art. Acclaimed architect Mario Botta designed the intimate museum to showcase art in every arresting space and vista, including works by Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, and Joan Mir?. The spiraling colors of the European perspective highlight the best of mid-20th-century modern art.
420 South Tryon Street
Charlotte,
NC
US
This all-ages science museum takes a playful, interactive approach to learning with exhibits that detail different things about the world around us. Kids can send objects flying with electromagnetic forces and learn about the power of perception in an illusion exhibit curated by a magician and professional escapologist.
1658 Sterling Rd
Charlotte,
NC
US
Cutting-edge exhibits fill the five-story Mint Museum Uptown, but of particular interest is the Craft + Design collection, which focuses on contemporary decorative arts in mediums like metal, wood, glass, and clay, and encompasses everything from furniture to jewelry. Visitors enjoy free admission on Wednesday nights from 5-9 p.m.
500 S Tryon St
Charlotte,
NC
US
Click here to view the seating chart for the Belk Theater in the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center. All shows start at 8 p.m. Choose from the following dates and seating options:
301 North Tryon Street
Charlotte,
NC
US
Frommer's Travel Guide highly recommends Wing Haven Gardens and Bird Sanctuary. Three Yelpers give it 4.5 stars and three TripAdvisors give it an average of four owl eyes.
248 Ridgewood Ave
Charlotte,
NC
US
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