The Mint Museum’s school programs engage students in inquiry-based experiences with art that strengthen curriculum connections and develop visual literacy skills.
School programs, which include guided tours, gallery sketching, and studio programs, take place at both The Mint Museum Uptown and
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Mint Museum Tour- African American Art & Identity
Students will explore how African American artists search for identity, reclaim their heritage, and express values and issues fundamental to their respective time. Students will analyze and interpret African American works of art and consider the social and political contexts in which they were created.
Recommended for grades 3-12, this tour integrates the Common Core Standards for English...
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All School Year
Tuesday 11 AM–6 PM
Wednesday 11 AM–9 PM
Thursday 11 AM–6 PM
Friday 11 AM–9 PM
Mint Museum Uptown
At Levine Center for the Arts
500 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
TITLE ONE SCHOOLS RECEIVE FREE ADMISSION
10-20 Students: $30
21-35 Students: $60
36-50 Students: $90
51+ Students: $120
North Carolina English Language Arts Standards
CCR Anchor Standard RL.1 – Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.
CCR Anchor Standard SL.1 – Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
North Carolina Visual Arts Essential Standards
Critical Response “Use critical analysis to generate responses to a variety of prompts.”