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Mint Museum Uptown

500 S Tryon St, Levine Center for the Arts, Charlotte, NC 28202-1811
+1 704-337-2000
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Designed by Machado and Silvetti Associates of Boston, the five-story, 145,000-square-foot facility combines inspiring architecture with cutting-edge exhibitions to provide visitors with unparalleled educational and cultural experiences. Located in the heart of Charlotte's burgeoning city center, Mint Museum Uptown is an integral part of the Levine Center for the Arts, a cultural campus that includes the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, the Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts and Culture, the Knight Theater, and the Duke Energy Center. Mint Museum Uptown also features a wide range of visitor amenities, including the 240-seat James B. Duke Auditorium, the Lewis Family Gallery, art studios, a restaurant, and a museum shop.
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500 S Tryon St, Levine Center for the Arts, Charlotte, NC 28202-1811
+1 704-337-2000
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This museum was worth every penny. 3 floors filled with brilliant contemporary art work. Including clay, glass, wood, jewelry, resin, metals and more. Well thought out and recent acquired works too. Brilliant shop with gorgeous handmade jewelry for sale. I loved every minute of it....More

Thank wendy g
Reviewed 4 days ago

When you visit in July it's always good to find something to do inside. This museum had several interesting collections. It was lovely and cool and quiet and we thoroughly enjoyed spending about an hour and a half wandering through.

Thank Virginia S
Reviewed 6 days ago

For me as an European visitor the collection of americal impressionists and syrialist work was most interesting. But there is much more to see. Also spectacular the Glass, Fiber and wood art section. Here I loved most the Glass Art installation with dynamic appearance change...More

Thank matwen2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place. Its beautiful and always has a great collection. If you look hard, there are many days you can get in for free. It's also a great even venue. People complain there is no culture in CLT but this place proves them...More

Thank flight1962
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice collection in a beautiful downtown space. Was disappointed that the textile portion was closed the day we visited. Amazing museum store as well

Thank eastcoastbb
Reviewed 15 August 2017

What a fabulous museum. Don't miss their exhibit "State of the Art". It's worth the few extra dollars.

Thank Patti H
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Four friends spent the morning at this beautiful museum! The exhibits, art, design, and gift shop are absolutely outstanding! Wonderful variety and truly exciting!

Thank jude48
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I was invited to a wedding reception on the 5th floor of the museum. There was over an hour free time before the wedding reception started, so my daughter and I decided to spend that time looking at the exhibits. There is a nice mix...More

Thank ncat2016
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The triplets had great fun at family day today. The volunteers were super friendly and patient. The family art room is a creative hands-on space for kids to create art in the styles of featured art in the third floor collection. My only suggestion is...More

Thank Tifini F
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Good displays and exhibits. Informative, yet exciting to a child or an adult and definately not boring. Updated upon future visits too.

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sonja b
30 May 2017|
Response from Aldous S | Reviewed this property |
There's underground parking at the building next door (Levine Centre for the Arts) I believe the entrance to the parking is on W. Stonewall St. It's $3.00 per half hour during the day, $5 after 5pm.
18 May 2017|
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Response from Jack M | Reviewed this property |
No idea but I would be surprised--check the website.
Jennifer A
4 August 2016|
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Response from Caitlin S | Reviewed this property |
The 16 and 19 buses stop at the corner of E Stonewall and S Tryon Streets, right by the Mint. The CityLynx Blue Line has their Stonewall and 3rd St/Convention Center stop, both of which require short (and pleasant) walks to... More