Sign up for our e-newsletter:
* By providing your name and email, you agree that you have read and agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use Policies.


Ferris wheel at Mint Museum Uptown!

Mint Museum UPTOWN

Saturday, Sep 21-Sep 22

Admission: $5 per person or FREE with admission sticker

Must be admitted to the Mint's special exhibition for free participation; see details below

FERRIS WHEEL AT MINT MUSEUM UPTOWN!

The first Ferris wheel debuted at the 1893 Chicago World's Fair, so in honor of the Mint's new World's Fairs-themed exhibition, the museum will introduce Charlotte to a first-of-its-kind experience: A Ferris wheel ride in uptown Charlotte! The wheel will be open to the public, on Levine Avenue of the Arts beside Mint Museum Uptown, from 4 p.m.-10 p.m. on Saturday, September 21 and from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. on Sunday, September 22 in honor of the opening weekend of Inventing the Modern World: Decorative Arts at the World's Fairs, 1851-1939. Rides are $5 per person - or FREE if you are wearing an exhibition admission sticker from the Mint! For Saturday evening, that means participating in the exhibition's preview celebration; on Sunday, it means joining our special members-only hours or the Mint's Sunday Fun Day! (Must have a ticket to the preview celebration for exhibition admission on Saturday; non-members can see the exhibition from 1-5 p.m. on Sunday. Not a member? Join now!)

Tags

Comments: