The Mint Museum in Charlotte, North Carolina. Opening in 1936, it was the first art museum in North Carolina, USA
Pictured is the Mint Museum Uptown location.


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The US Mint opened its first-ever outpost in Uptown Charlotte in 1837, using gold mined from the mountains nearby. Transported 3 miles southeast a century later, the building now holds treasures ranging from ceramic masterpieces from Britain and North Carolina to stunning modern American decorative glasswork. Best of all are the wonderful pre-Columbian artifacts created by the Aztecs and Maya.

Admission tickets also cover the Mint Museum Uptown, and are valid for two days.

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