Happy Birthday, Ernie Barnes!

Sunday, Jul. 15

Artist and football star Ernie Barnes would have been 80 years old today! Celebrate his legacy by visiting The North Carolina Roots of Artist Ernie Barnes to view a selection of his original paintings, plus artifacts from his Durham years, his football experience, and his career in art.

Before you leave, stop in the Museum Shop—all Ernie Barnes–related merchandise is 20 percent off today.