Gallery Hours:

TWFS: 10 am – 6 pm
Thurs: 10 am – 7 pm
Sun: Noon – 4 pm

Galleries always free, except $5 admission fee during American Pottery Festival weekend (Annually in September). 


Free parking is available to NCC students and visitors in the west lot.  One-hour parking is also available in front of the building.


2424 Franklin Avenue East
Minneapolis, MN  55406
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Upcoming Events

  • May 2, 2017, 10:00am

    Don't miss out on your favorite class! See our complete educational offering here.
  • May 6, 2017,

    9:00am to 4:00pm

    Spend the day learning two unique hand-building methods to add to your toolbox. Learn more and register here.
  • May 6, 2017,

    7:00pm to 10:00pm

    Looking for a unique date night activity that is sure to impress your mate? Look no further than NCC's original Clay for...

In The Galleries

  • Mar 10 to Apr 30
    , 2017
    Opening reception: Friday, March 10, 6 – 8 pm “It is good to have an end to journey toward; but...
  • Mar 10 to Apr 30
    , 2017
    Opening reception: Friday, March 10, 6 – 8 pm Estuary, an exhibition of work by Simon Levin (...
  • May 12 to Jun 25
    , 2017
    Opening Reception: Friday, May 12, 6 – 8 pm In the summer of 2017, NCC turns its exhibition...

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