Cultural and Art Galleries

8:30 a.m.

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast in the hotel restaurant.

10:00 a.m.

Arrive at the Greensboro Cultural Center. This arts showplace is home to 12 visual and performing arts organizations, plus four art galleries featuring various exhibits with gift shops. The galleries include the African-American Atelier, Green Hill Center for North Carolina Art and ArtQuest, Center for Visual Artists and the Guilford Native American Art Gallery. Walk across the street to Center City Park. Enjoy the park’s beautiful running fountain and many unique sculptures that relate to Greensboro’s history through art.

12:00 p.m.

Stay in the downtown area for lunch. Restaurants in and around the Cultural Center offer everything from salads and sandwiches to full-course meals.

1:30 p.m.

Stop by North Carolina A&T State University and visit the University Galleries offering collections from world art and community ethnic groups.

2:45 p.m.

Arrive at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro to visit the Weatherspoon Art Museum, located in the Anne and Benjamin Cone Building. Nationally recognized for its outstanding collection of 20th-century American art, Weatherspoon features works from its permanent collection in addition to changing exhibits.

4:00 p.m.

Depart for the hotel to enjoy a leisurely swim or exercise in the fitness area.

5:30 p.m.

Start the evening by dining at one of Greensboro’s many restaurants. Choose from the selection of events held at the Carolina Theatre, Greensboro Coliseum Complex or First National Bank Field for your evening’s entertainment.