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Holiday Hours:
Mon: 10 am - 6 pm
Tues - Fri: 10 am – 7 pm
Sat & Sun: 10 am – 6 pm
December 24 (Christmas Eve): 10 am – 2 pm

Gallery Hours
(begin Jan. 2):

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

PLEASE NOTE: The galleries will be closed:
November 22
December 25
December 31
January 1, 2019

Admission
Galleries always free, except during American Pottery Festival (September 7 – 9, 2018). Details here. 

Parking

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

Directions

2424 Franklin Avenue East
Minneapolis, MN  55406
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Call Us

612.339.8007

Upcoming Events

In The Galleries

  • Nov 18 to Dec 30, 2018
    Minnesota New Institute for Ceramic Education (MN NICE) is a certificate program. The curriculum...
  • Nov 18 to Dec 30, 2018
    Make 2018 the year you share your curiosity and clay appreciation with those you love! We’ll have...
  • Dec 7 to Jan 13, 2018
    The Phipps Center for the Arts - Overlook Gallery For the past six years Northern Clay...

Recent Posts

  • Teaching Artist Spotlight: Priya Thoreson

    Priya Thoresen will be joining the roster of teaching artists at Northern Clay Center in the new year. You may already be familiar with Priya’s...
  • Artist Spotlight: Melissa Mencini

    It really is the rare bird who can traipse back and forth between the world of sculpture and functional pottery with ease. Perhaps therein lies...
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