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North Dakota Museum of Art

North Dakota Museum of Art
261 Centennial Drive - UND Campus
Grand Forks, ND 58202

 

The museum is nationally recognized for its ground-breaking human rights exhibitions, involvement with international artists, the commissioning landmark works of art anchored in the Northern Plains and the strength of its exhibition program. Three galleries house exhibitions of regional, national, and international art.  On permanent display is late New York artist and collector Barton Benes’ apartment that includes his collection of African art and oddities from around the world. Other features museum features are concerts, guest lectures, and kid activities. Includes a gift shop and weekday cafe’ open. Free admission and metered guest parking. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, closed major holidays.