Coronavirus Updates and Resources to Use at Home

As of 12 p.m. on Wednesday, March 18, the Ackland Art Museum is closed indefinitely.

The Ackland Art Museum continues to closely monitor the spread of coronavirus COVID-19. As a unit of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, we follow the University’s guidelines for monitoring and safety.

This is a developing situation, and we will update this page as often as possible. Thank you for your understanding and support. If you have questions about the Museum’s operations or event cancellations, please call 919-966-5736 or email

Ackland at Home

Looking for ways to connect with the Museum from home? Find all our new digital offerings on the Ackland at Home page and bring the Ackland home to you!

Ackland at Home

a mother and daughter sit at a table drawing with books and wooden models in front of them - a great art activity to do at home during the coronavirus quarantine!