Museum Info

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The galleries and Museum Store are open Monday through Friday from 10 am - 5pm; Saturdays and Sundays from 1 - 5pm; closed for the following holidays:

       1.  Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday
       2.  Good Friday
       3.  Memorial Day
       4.  Independence Day
       5.  Labor Day
       6.  Thanksgiving Day
       7.  Day After Thanksgiving
       8.  December 24 through January 1

From I-95 take exit 56 (Highway 301). If coming from North I-95, take a right at turn off, if coming from South I-95, take left at turn off. Stay on 301 until first light, this is Grove Street, take a right on Grove Street. Remain on Grove Street, cross over bridge and, veer to the right to Bragg Blvd. Stay on Bragg Blvd. for approximately 4 miles. As you come up a hill, you will see the "Eutaw Shopping Center" on the right. The intersection there is Stamper Road. Take a right onto Stamper Road. The Museum is 1/4 mile on the left after the shopping center.

      Admission is Free to the Public.

   The Museum and its facilities are completely accessible for physically challenged visitors.

   Guided tours will bring history and culture to life through art. Tours available for K-12 students, preschoolers, adult groups and senior citizens. Museum tours are given by Staff and Museum Docents (trained volunteer guides). Programs for visitors with disabilities - call in advance for special tours. Tour visits highlight special exhibitions and may include interactive activities for a fee. Please call the Education Department at (910) 485-0548 for more information or to schedule a tour.

   The Art Resource Library is open Monday through Friday, 10am - 5pm; closed on weekends or when room is in use. Staff Librarian is available Monday through Thursday. Please make an appointment for help with specific research.

   The Fayetteville Museum of Art was founded in 1971. Originally housed in downtown Fayetteville's historic Market House, the Museum moved in 1978 to its present facility that was the first building in the State of North Carolina designed and built as an Art Museum. In addition to the modern facility that includes two (2) galleries, classrooms, studio space, an Art Reference & Slide Lending Library, and a Museum Store, the Museum's 5.8 acre grounds and pond give the Fayetteville community a place to gather for relaxation. The park-like setting is an oasis in the midst of a heavily trafficked area; it is also utilized for large scale sculpture displays, art festivals and public concerts.

   Membership is available at a variety of levels. Privileges of membership include: Invitation to Private Premiere Party prior to opening of each exhibition; Newsletter announcing special events prior to notification of general public; Reduced rates for classes and special events; and a 10% discount at the Museum Store. For more information on receiving these benefits, contact the Museum at (910) 485-5121.

      Related Sites/Resources
" Fayetteville State University Art Guild
" Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County, Inc.
" Charlotte's Web
" Mint Museum
" Peninsula Fine Arts Center
" World Wide Art Resources


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