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

551 S Tryon St, Levine Center for the Arts, Charlotte, NC 28202-1839
+1 704-547-3700
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“beautiful art” (2 reviews)
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551 S Tryon St, Levine Center for the Arts, Charlotte, NC 28202-1839
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+1 704-547-3700
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This spectacular building houses an outstanding collection of contemporary and 20th century art, including many artists unknown to me.

Thank ginnyzz
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped by on Sunday, 9/3/17, and it was worth it. Lovely pieces of art. Some pieces really made you stop and think. I would certainly do this again. We were even told about the advantage of having a Bank of America account. This is...More

Thank Katisha S
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

This museum may be small but it is large on substance. Very nice exhibits of art by African American artists. You will enjoy.

Thank symorgan
Reviewed 20 June 2017

My wife and I visited the Gantt Center for African American Arts and Culture for the first time Father's Day. We enjoyed muchly. Situated within a block of two other arts/crafts museum, the Gantt probably doesn't get the attention it deserved. We saw four significant...More

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

So glad I found on Groupon.Attended on Father's Day. This is a great museum and very well put together. The Alison Saar: The Nature of Us, Jordan Casteel: Harlem Notes, The Future is Abstract and Zun Lee: Father Figure. It celebrates the contributions of Africans...More

Thank Trilissia B
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Here is something to think about for those who are truly interested in racial integration in this country. Why do ethnic and other race related museums and centers have to be staffed by people of the same group? There are museums in the USA for...More

Thank ZenHealer7
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The exhibits were excellent and very professionally done although all of the art was not in my taste realm.

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 21 March 2017

i attended an evening social gathering on the top floor of this facility. great building. my visit included a visit to the museum floors. excellent information.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

It was a little on the small side, but making up for its size was the level of depth in the artists interpretation of African American history. They had abstract exhibits, camera media, and my favorite an awesome exhibition hall of sculptures... If you have...More

1  Thank Shawn M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Besides art work there are often other cultural and fun events at the museum. During the summer months, there are rooftop jazz concerts. Saw and listened to Merlie Edgars (Medgar Edgars widow) there among others. (Pardon the spelling of her first name.)

Thank 20antoinettem
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