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The Arts Center - Formerly the old site of a United States Post Office and a public library, this building now houses the Arts Council. The Arts Council Galleries feature local and regional artists. The group hosts numerous free art events for the community and visitors alike such as monthly Fourth Friday and Market Days events, the annual International Folk Festival in September, A Dickens Holiday during the holiday season, and other visual art exhibitions. 301 Hay Street 910-323-1776

Cape Fear Studios -
Home to a collective group of local artists and crafters displaying and selling their works, artists and artists at heart will find what they are looking for.  Visit with local artists, share ideas, and browse around. There are locally made silks and fabrics, jewelry, primitives, sculpture, glass, hand-woven baskets and one of a kind treasures. 148 Maxwell Street 910-433-2986



City Center Gallery & Books - Original art, photographs and reproductions.Postcards and old photographs of Historic Fayetteville. Exclusive agent for artist Bob Rector.Handmade jewelry and other gift items. Used hardback books, trade paperbacks, & children's books. 112 Hay Street 910-678-8899

Fayetteville State University Art Gallery -
Enjoy wonderful student artwork at the Rosenthal Art Gallery located at Fayetteville State University.
1200 Murchison Road 910-672-1571

Mallett Rogers House -
Built about 1830 and restored in 1986, it features exhibits, paintings, sculpture and mixed-media works by Methodist University art faculty and students.  It was originally built for Charles Peter Mallet, a textile mill owner whose father served in the Revolutionary War and acquired the property as early as 1767.
5400 Ramsey St. 910-630-7004

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America’s hometown is also proud home to a thriving arts scene. To some of the people who fill our county with color, visit these two resources:

The Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County Opportunities

Cape Fear Studios Members

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Throughout Cumberland County, budding artists can paint, potter and create at a variety of venues. An overview of locations with a brief description of projects and classes are below. Please call the location directly for more information. 

AC Moore
5075 Morganton Road
Fayetteville, NC
Offers: cake decorating, jewelry, crocheting, knitting

Cape Fear Studios
offers stained glass, sketching, still life

Claytime, Inc.
3123 Main Street
Hope Mills, NC 28348
offers: pottery, painting and printmaking

Crafts, Frames & Things
108 Owen Drive
Fayetteville, NC
Offers: cake decorating, smocking and quilting

Greg’s! Art, Pottery & Gifts
122 Maxwell Street
Fayetteville, NC
offers: paint-your-own pottery 

Hancock’s Fabrics
3008 Raeford Road
Fayetteville, NC
Offers: classes for anything to do with fabric

Hobby Lobby Creative Center
1748 Skibo Road
Fayetteville, NC
Offers: painting, cake decorating, jewelry

JoAnn’s Fabric & Crafts
1800 Skibo Road
Fayetteville, NC
Offers: sewing , quilting

Just Claying Around

201 S. McPherson Church Road
Fayetteville, NC 

offers: paint-your-own pottery and pottery projects for children.

Loafing Artist Studio
108 Hay Street 2nd Floor Room 210
Fayetteville, NC
Offers: paining classes

Michael’s Arts & Crafts
2091 Skibo Road
Fayetteville, NC
Offers:  range of art classes throughout the year.

Mill House Art
208 N. Cool Spring Street
Fayetteville, NC
Offers: Raku making

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Airborne and Special Operations Museum
100 Bragg Blvd.
Fayetteville, NC 28301
(910) 643- 2776
The gate pieces from 911 towers

Cape Fear Botanical Garden
Hwy 301 North
Fayetteville, NC  28301

Cape Fear Valley Hospital
1638 Owen Drive
Fayetteville, NC 28304 
(910) 609-4000
Globe to represent take care of all

Cross Creek Cemetery
Cool Spring Street & Grove/Ann Streets
Fayetteville, NC
(910) 433-1551
Cross Creek Cemetery 1 & 2
On Cool Spring St. FILI Parade Grounds Monument  & Gravesite of Isaac Hammond – Fifer a free black man.

Cross Creek Park
Green Street
statue of the Marquis de Lafayette
Angel of Hope Statue

Cumberland County Library
300 Maiden Lane
Fayetteville, NC
‘Windowstone’ Sculpture Greets Library’s Visitors – weights 10,000 pounds and features six slabs of marble arranged in such a way to create a window view of the library.Star Gate 2003, sculpture that is suspended between two cellular phone towers at Maiden Lane and Ray Ave.

Fayetteville Regional Airport
400 Airport Road
Fayetteville, NC  28306

Fayetteville State University
2520 Murchison St.
Fayetteville, NC 28301
(910) 672-1111
Two Bronze Bronco Statues located at the corner of Langdon and Murchison Road Statues’ creator, Jon Hair 7 feet tall, 2,000#s

Fayetteville Technical Community College
2201 Hull Road
Fayetteville, NC 28303

Festival Park
Rowan Street.

Fort Bragg
Corner of Randolph & Knox Street
Fort Bragg, NC  28310
(910) 396-8160
Iron Mike – In honor of the airborne trooper, Iron Mike represents those soldiers whose courage, dedication and traditions make them the world’s finest fighting men. Located at Randolph and Armistead.

GreenLight Gallery
417-B Hay Street
Fayetteville, NC  28301
(910) 321-1542
The only gallery that sells David McCune’s Sculpture
David is founder and president of McCune Technology/Fayetteville Steel

Methodist University
5400 Ramsey St.
Fayetteville, NC 28311
(800) 488-7110
(910) 630-7000
‘Elevated Visions’ Dedicated in 9-07 1st piece of external art to be installed on MU campus. Weight 350#s and is over 10 ‘ tall 5’ wide.
Artist Michael Baker ‘DNA’ & ‘π’ located in front of the Math Science Dept.,
Artist David McCune ‘08 Red-Tailed Hawk 1st floor of Science Bldg painting of red-tailed hawk
Museum of the Cape Fear Historical Complex
801 Arsenal Ave.
Fayetteville, NC 28305
(910) 486-1330
The Ghost Tower a replica of one of the Arsenal original towers located at Arsenal Park, part of the Museum of the Cape Fear Historical Complex. Monument in front of Museum Dedicated 1928 By NC Historical Commission & J.E.B. Stuart Chapter of United Daughters of Confederacy

MLK Park
739 Blue Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301
[email protected]
13 acres of land commemoration the life of Dr. Martin Luther King.
Sculpture of Dr. King  

Prince Charles Hotel
450 Hay Street
Fayetteville, NC  28301
Stainless Steel Chalice the centerpiece @ The Scotch Spring Fountain located between Prince Charles Hotel and Amtrak on Hay Street.

Up and Coming Magazine
208 Rowan Street
Fayetteville, NC  28301

VA Veterans Administration Hospital
2300 Ramsey Street
Fayetteville, NC  28301
(910) 488-2120
Wishing well out front of hospital

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