Not only is the Mint Museum North Carolina’s oldest museum, it is also one that features the largest collection in Southeastern US. A very popular not-for-profit, visual arts institution, the Mint museum features a very wide range of art from all over the world in a series of innovative collections. Located in two places – Mint Museum Randolph and Mint Museum Uptown, the Mint Museum is known for its inspiring ambience, never-seen-before exhibitions, ground-breaking educational programs, and generous scholarships.
Both facilities features some of the world’s most renowned collection, such as the Craft + Design collection that can be seen in the Uptown facility, and some of the most outstanding and prominent pieces of European, contemporary, and of course American art. The amenities for visitors are many as well, and include an auditorium, art studios, several separate galleries, a restaurant and cafe, as well as an exclusive museum shop.
Mint Museum RANDOLPH: 2730 Randolph Road, Charlotte, NC 28207
Mint Museum UPTOWN: 500 S Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202