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Mother’s Day is two days away and you still don’t know what to do to make your mom feel special this year. Don’t’ panic! We have a few last minutes ideas that will make both you and your mom happy this year:

1. Take you mom for tea and a garden tour at Tryon Palace.



Tickets are going fast for this unique experience, but there are still several spots open, especially during the 12:30 p.m. time slot.


2. Learn to weave with pine needles side-by-side with your mom Sunday at Town Creek Indian Mound.



Remember when you were kid and you made those Mother’s Day cards in school? Relive the glory days by discovering how to practice this traditional craft.


3. Explore seven pieces of art in the N.C. Museum of Art’s collection related to the theme of motherhood.



Don’t forget to stop by the museum’s Iris restaurant for a special lunch while you’re there.


4. Join the N.C. Museum of History for a Mother’s Day concert with The Buck Stops Here.


Your mom will love the group’s unique sound that blends traditional and old-time music with original songs and tunes.


5. Give your mom the gift of North Carolina culture.



From tickets to the acclaimed Starring, North Carolina! exhibit or one of North Carolina’s best arts events to unique Tar Heel crafts you can find at the N.C. Museum of Art’s gift shop, our museums, historic sites and other programs all offer something your mom is guaranteed to love.

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