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Museum Bus Trip: The Mint Museum & Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

Event date: 
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 7:30am - 7:00pm

The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts and An Appalachian Summer Festival offer High Country residents an opportunity to venture off the mountain for a day full of exquisite art at two of Charlotte’s most prestigious art museums—The Mint Museum and the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art.

Departing from University Hall by motor coach, the group’s first stop will be at the Mint Museum’s uptown location where the exhibition F.O.O.D is on display. For more information on this exhibition and other current work, click here. Following the tour of the Mint, the group will enjoy a specially prepared meal at McCormick’s & Schmick’s. After lunch, it is on to the Bechtler Mueseum of Modern Art where a behind the scenes tour will be given in addition to a guide through the galleries. To learn more about the current exhibitions at the Bechtler, click here.

Cost for the trip is $75 with a special student price of $56. This price includes round-trip bus fare, lunch and admission to both museums. Space is limited so please reserve your space by Tuesday, June 4th. To make your reservation, please call the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts at 828-262-3017 or email Nealy Andrews at

Turchin Center for the Visual Arts
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(828) 262-3017
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$75- General; $56- Appalachian students

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