The Bechtler offers guided and self-guided group tours. Guided tours are led by specially trained docents and last 45-60 minutes. Tour groups are currently limited to 30 individuals total. Groups larger than 10 will be split up to tour the museum. All group tours, guided or self-guided, must be scheduled with the museum's education department at least 30 days in advance. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 704.353.9218 to book all tours. Admission for groups is $6 for adults and $4 for seniors and college students. Educators receive a discounted price of $4 as well. Programs for individuals with disabilities are available by request. Virtual museum tours are available upon request.
In addition to a docent-led tour of the museum galleries, topics that may be addressed or emphasized on your visit include:
- The Bechtler Family
- Works from select exhibitions: One Cent Life (2nd floor) or TEN (4th floor)
Our Docent tours are led by museum-trained art lovers and enthusiasts. Tours are available for groups of 10 or more and should be scheduled in advance - ideal for family gatherings, corporate excursions, out-of-town guests or a day in the city. Taking a musem tour is an excellent way to make a personal connection with the art.
Tours are available for groups of 10 or more and should be scheduled in advance - ideal for family gatherings, corporate excursions, out-of-town guests or a day in the city.
To book a tour, email Gallery Programs Coordinator Laura Allison at email@example.com or call 704.353.9218. Programs for individuals with disabilities are available by request.
Jean Tinguely - Albatros
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The Bechtler Museum of Modern Art is dedicated to the celebration and analysis of the strongest aspects of mid- century modernism as reflected in the holdings of the Bechtler collection.
The collection comprises
more than 1,400 works by 20th-century modern artists. Some works are accompanied by books, photographs and letters illustrating personal connections to the Bechtler family.
Charlotte is fondly referred to as the Queen City and is named after Queen Charlotte, the wife of King George III of England. It is the largest city in North Carolina and is situated halfway between Raleigh and Atlanta.
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An Individual Membership with unlimited access to the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art is $50.