Quality Inn Coliseum
531 Akron Drive
Winston-Salem, NC 27105
Phone: (336) 767-8240
Fax: (336) 661-9513
531 Akron Drive, Winston-Salem, NC, US, 27105
- Phone: (336) 767-8240
- Fax: (336) 661-9513
Arts & Museums
The only museum in the Southeast that is dedicated to the study and elucidation of world cultures, this museum explores the cultures and people of the Americas, Asia, Africa, and Oceania. A large variety of special educational programs are available and a museum gift store is on site.
An artists run co-op, Artworks Gallery has been a part of Winston-Salem since 1984. Members of the co-op share their exhibition space with one another, and showcase an exhibit of individual members or the collective at a rate of about once a month or so, and are free and open to the public. The specific art type or media that each member focuses could be painting, photography, or anything else. It is far and wide.
The Reynolda House Museum of American Art is a gallery that has been collecting and promoting American art since the 1960s. One will find a splendid collection of artworks and objects, right from furniture and costumes to sculptures and paintings. The Reynolda House Museum of American Art also holds various events such as dance, concerts, theater and literary programs to instill awareness of art in children as well as adults. To know more about the Reynolda House Museum of American Art, do visit their website.
The Gallery of the Arts is part of the Community Arts Cafe, where in which collections of fine art, craft, literature, music, videos and any other products and artistic pieces are displayed, and in some cases purchased exclusively through the CAC. The works of art found here are artists all local to the Triad neighborhood of North Carolina.
SECCA, otherwise known as Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, is one of the most famous art galleries in the city. The center features modern works from renowned local, national, and international artists in a variety of different mediums, including photography, video, and found objects. Also of note is the building itself, a stark white structure with a very modern design. Exhibits change often, and admission is free.
This 6,500 square foot cultural center and gallery contains arts and exhibits on the community's vibrant African-American culture and features ten to fifteen art exhibitions each year. An array of educational programs are also available.
Frame Gallery is both a custom framing shop and fine art gallery. The artists whose work that can be found in the gallery consists of everything from landscape, portrait and wildlife art, as well as woodburning and pottery. Frame Gallery also showcases local artists as well. Customer service is of utmost priority to make sure patrons are fully satisfied, and the custom quality framing work done with which the staff operates is indicative of just that.
Included in the Bethabara Park, the Bethabara Historic District was the site of Moravian settlement. Dating back to 1753, the ruins and remnants of this area were restored and now its the Bethabara Historic District. This district is transformed into a museum and is open to all visitors.
Exploring the history of the decorative arts in the region, this museum is the only museum dedicated to exhibiting and researching original decorative arts of the early South and features 24 period rooms and seven galleries filled with furniture, paintings, ceramics, and much more that was used regionally through 1820. A wonderful book store is also on site that carries current and hard-to-find books on Southern decorative arts, culture, and history.
Explore the wonders and mysteries of our world at this science museum that features 25,000 square feet of interactive, hands-on exhibits, as well as a 15 acre environmental park with nature trails, and a 120 seat planetarium. An array of educational programs are available and a gift shop is on site.
Explore the history of High Point at this museum that exhibits the development of the town from a small Quaker village, through the establishment of the furniture and textile industries, and to a technology-based international business center. You can also step back in time with costumed guides to tour the many historical buildings on site.
Located on the campus of High Point University, Sechrest Gallery houses permanent collections of 18th and 19th century British art as well as rotating exhibits.