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Bechtler Museum of Modern Art
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Owner description: 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.
Reviewed August 18, 2014

This is not a big museum, but it does have some wonderful exhibits. We visited the museum to see the Mario Botta exhibit and were amazed by the displays and the knowledge of the guide. I had a great time, I just wish they had a bigger cafe and more extensive gift shop.

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Reviewed July 22, 2014

We visited the Bechtler just this past weekend and viewed the Mario Botta exhibition. It was a perfect museum day - drizzling and overcast. The museum was full of bright paintings (a Warhol graces the front entrance) and fascinating models of Botta's theaters, churches and sketches which you can view at your leisure. Museum attendants are present but never overbearing. We thoroughly enjoyed our trip. Smaller museum or not, the Bechtler is a gem in Charlotte. Will be attending the upcoming Modernism + Film event in August as well - the value of this museum and what it provides to those who love art cannot be beat.

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Reviewed July 19, 2014

We went during a special exhibit on architecture, which was wonderful. The collection is small, but I get the impression they change the pieces frequently. Great gift shop full of quite nice things, not just cheap things.

Thank MCinAuckland
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Reviewed July 19, 2014

It you like modern art and architecture this is the place to visit. Lots of sculptures, architecture models, renderings, and sketches of building around the world.

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Reviewed July 13, 2014

Not sure how you can call this a museum and charge an admission. Had very few pieces and very disappointing.

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