450th Anniversary of Juan Pardo Expeditions

Art in the Hall: November, December, January 2017

"450th Anniversary of Juan Pardo Expeditions" - Exploring Joara Foundation

Celebrate with a display of Spanish and Native American Burke County history that archaeologists, scientists and volunteers have uncovered at the 16th century Spanish Fort of San Juan and Native American village of Joara just outside of Morganton North Carolina. This exhibit tells the story of the first European colony in North Carolina and will also preview the events planned to commemorate the 450th anniversary of the founding of Fort San Juan that occurred in January, 1567.

Art in the Hall is a juried art and display program located at Morganton City Hall 305 East Union Street, Suite A100, Morganton, NC. City Hall is open 8AM-5PM Monday-Friday and closed on holidays.

Artists may submit a portfolio of work for display consideration to Michael Berley 828-438-5362.

Videos and photos of past shows may be seen on the City of Morganton website. http://www.morgantonnc.gov/index.php/activities-and-events/events/art-in-the-hall