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Mint Museum Randolph

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Located in what was the original branch of the United States Mint, Mint Museum Randolph opened in 1936 in Charlotte’s Eastover neighborhood as the state’s first art museum. Today, in a beautiful park setting, intimate galleries invite visitors to...more
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2730 Randolph Rd, Charlotte, NC 28207-2012
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Went out to this nice museum specifically to see the Oscar de la Renta exhibit. It was awesome! If you’re in the area, and have an even passing interest in fashion, don’t miss this temporary exhibit, recently extended to August 19. The gift shop had...More

Thank Solarad
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The Mint Museum Randolph offers some fine galleries IF you're keen on certain fields of arts. They have a wonderful Pre-Columbian collection, art that is one of my favorites. There are fine examples of pottery and other objects that span the Pre-Columbian cultures. Also included...More

Thank ProfessorCharles
Reviewed 14 July 2018

What a Gem. Plan on 1-2 hours depending on your speed. All of the exhibits were well labelled and informative. Plenty of parking and a huge park right outside - great spot for a picnic before / after the museum visit. Interesting information on the...More

Thank Double64Double
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a small exhibit of de La Renta,s clothing. The Mint is a small museum which you can do in 2 hours. Wed nights are free. I do not consider this an exciting museum and certainly not of the caliber of The Met in...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a small but very nice museum. It is very easy to go through in a couple of hours. There is useful info online .

Thank Janice D
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We went here to browse and see the Oscar de la Renta exhibit. This is not like the museums we are used to and we were followed everywhere by security. We enjoyed the exhibit though.

Thank mikeyt62
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We were planning to go to the Uptown Mint Museum but luckily the GPS took us here. There was an Oscar de la Renta exhibit of gowns that was well done and informative. The permanent collections were also very good. Best of all our group...More

Thank Sonny844
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This museum surprised me with the depth of its exhibit on artists and angels. Impressively curated, very sophisticated the exhibit covered everyone from Andy Warhol to artists working in the resistance in wwII. It also included poetry which is always a delight. Very inspiring.

Thank joan g
Reviewed 23 March 2018

If you like pottery/cermaics, this location is very nice. Wide variety from ancient times to mid 1800's. Location of Museum is nice with park like setting for the grounds. You do get admission to the uptown Museum which is a 15 minute ride away.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

My family and I visited the Mint Museum Randolph in October. I love the fact that they had games like puzzles that made learning about different cultures fun for the kids! The atmosphere there was relaxing yet intriguing for me! I really enjoyed the African...More

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$12 general adult, $24 special exhibition. If you go on Wednesdays from 5-9pm it is free. Also if you have a Bank of America card or account evidence from BofA they give you free admission on wednesday I believe. Call to... More
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