Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, 2001 Campus Drive, Durham, offers free admission on Thursdays.
It also hosts some free events.
Normally admission is:
$5 Seniors (65 and older)
$4 Non-Duke students with student ID
- Nasher Museum members
- Children 17 and under
- Duke students, faculty and staff with DukeCard or Duke Medicine ID
- Duke alumni with alumni card or app
- Active Duty Military and Veterans plus family
- Everyone on Thursday, all day, 10 AM – 9 PM
In addition, the Sculpture Garden is free to visit all the time.
Second Thursday of the month
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Join museum staff and our friends from Durham County Library for our monthly Bilingual Story Time at the Nasher. Settle into our galleries for a fun and exciting story read in Spanish and English and then take part in a short discussion about art. Afterwards we will move into our classroom for some fun hands-on art making opportunities. This program is free for kids ages 1 – 5 and their adult caregivers. Groups of 8 or more must register in advance by emailing email@example.com.
Music in the Galleries
Thursday, February 13th, 2020
6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Join musicians from Duke’s Music Department, who will welcome us into Cosmic Rhythm Vibrations. Students have composed new works, as a response to the exhibition, and will perform in the galleries. The evening includes a mini pop-up display of instruments from the Duke University Musical Instrument Collections.
Stroll through the Nasher Sculpture Garden to the Rubenstein Arts Center to experience “Here to Hear // Here to Hear,” an interactive audio installation by Brooks Frederickson, a Ph.D. candidate in the Music Department. Visitors are invited to sing simple tones and collectively make their own music. Cash bar at 5:30 PM.
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