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Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

420 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-1937
+1 704-353-9200
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This is a brand-new art museum in center city Charlotte, N.C. I found the museum to be interesting, but with significant limitations for serious lovers of modern art.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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420 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-1937
+1 704-353-9200
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Yes, they tell you .... Level 4 is closed. But they don't .... There is really very few things to see !! While the few displays are interesting there really isn't much in them. One floor had maybe 10 while the photo exhibit has 15....More

Thank Track1089
Reviewed 6 days ago

Hardly anything is open. They give you a ticket for a year but I will not be back in Charlotte for some time. There were a few photos and a small collection. Took maybe 10 minutes. Watched a W.C Fields movie for a while, which...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today we had earmarked especially to go to this museum and see some of its special prices. After we had paid to get in the young lady behind the counter told us that the 4th floor was closed to renovations. But that the other 2...More

1  Thank wendy g
Reviewed 1 week ago

After paying the admission I indeed expected a bigger museum. However the main gallery on the highest floor was showing a very well composed presentation of Jean Tinguely's works and works in relation to it. I enjoyed spending an hour with this. Still only a...More

Thank matwen2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are many innovative galleries and many pieces are copied and placed in the surrounding area. The staff is helpful and knowledgeable.

Thank Cartoonman1111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful exhibits on three floors including some outside to enjoy the outdoors. Admission is reasonable and there are plenty of parking garages around. Plus if you are a Bank of America customer, there are a few weekends throughout the year that you can get into...More

Thank Christina P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

What a great museum. it is as good as they get. Yes, it isn't NYC, but the venue is very impressive and has many discounts for many kinds of groups.

Thank flight1962
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We went to the Tinguey exhibit and it was pretty cool the Bechtlers have the entire collection and it was neat to see. The whole museum consists of 3 floors and really compared to other museums they have limited displays and they charge an $8.00...More

Thank Tammir
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Wow.. This place has some serious art from around the Globe. Mr. Bechtler has some deep pockets to show the world some of the best art available. Think there is over $700M on display. Then there is the NASCAR Museum in walking distance. Welcome to...More

Thank Claude C
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I was a bit disappointed. The main exhibit upstairs was good and well laid out but as I went to the other 3 floors I was very disappointed. There was not much to see and what they had was just average. Not sure I'll spend...More

Thank Sabrinafreyartist
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Response from Vladi V | Reviewed this property |
$8 regular and $6 senior