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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.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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420 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-1937
+1 704-353-9200
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I was fortunate to visit when the museum was featuring two floors of photographs of Mexico, carefully curated. They included Paul Sands’ famous portfolio from the 1930s on one floor, complemented by five Mexican or “American-Mexican” photographers from the last century and some more contemporary....More

Thank ginnyzz
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I was disappointed not to see all of the Bechtler collection as there was an exhibition loaned by the Bank of America. It was interesting but why not warn visitors on their web site that much of their collection is not on view. The staff...More

Thank Max W
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We enjoyed the quiet self-tour of the museum. It was very clean and easy to navigate. the staff was very courteous and knowledgeable about where to start or what is most interesting. Military discount was greatly appreciated and did not have to ask for it,...More

Thank Dana-Da-Dane
Reviewed 19 September 2017 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 19 September 2017

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 17 September 2017 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 11 September 2017

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 7 September 2017

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 6 September 2017 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 10 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
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Response from Vladi V | Reviewed this property |
$8 regular and $6 senior