WHAT'S HAPPENING AT THE SCHIELE

Opossum Meet and Greet

Opossum Meet and Greet

Opossum Meet & Greet Saturday, January 20 1 PM - 3 PM Join us at The Schiele to learn about this misunderstood creature. Lear...
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Schiele After Hours: Chasing Ice Through Space and Time

Schiele After Hours: Chasing Ice Through Space and Time

Schiele After Hours: Chasing Ice through Space and Time Thursday, January 11 6 – 9 PM Dr. Howie Scher from the University of Sout...
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Schiele After Hours: Meteor Shower Social

Schiele After Hours: Meteor Shower Social

Schiele After Hours: Meteor Shower Social Thursday, December 14th , 6 – 9 PM View the Geminids Meteor Shower through a telescope...
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Adult Education

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2017 Adult Education Guide

The Schiele Museum of Natural History is pleased to present a diverse curriculum of programs designed to meet the interest and needs of our adult community. Our adult education programs strive to enrich, develop and inspire participants about the wonders of nature and the role of humanity within it. Best of all, our programs deliver expert instruction and access to the collections, exhibits and educational resources of The Schiele. Explore, see, do, learn, and be inspired!

Programs in this guide are multi-hour or multi-day experiences and require advanced registration to participate. Some classes offer professional development or certification credits (CEU).

Click here for more information and a list of upcoming workshops.

To register for an Adult Education program, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 704.854.6676 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Become a Member

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Why become a member?

The benefits are significant! Free General Admission to The Schiele for an entire year, passport benefits to other ASTC affliated science centers, supporting us financially to enhance our community, and MORE!

The Schiele Museum is a public institution that promotes awareness and appreciation for nature, and instills a sense of individual and social responsibility for the diversity of the natural world and the role of humanity in it. Your membership, either as an individual or as a corporate partner, supports The Schiele Museum's many scientific, cultural, and educational programs.
 
Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 704-866-6904 with any membership questions you may have.
Want to purchase or renew online? Click here.
 
 
 

Birthday Parties

Rentals 

We pride ourselves on the beautiful spaces within The Schiele Museum and we'll be happy to work with you to bring your special event to the museum! Birthday parties, weddings, receptions, corporate meetings, and many more events can find the perfect setup at a reasonable price with The Schiele Museum. 

A gathering beneath the stars of the Lynn Planetarium can certainly give things a dreamy twist, but a soirée at the feet of the T. rex makes for an event of truly epic proportions. From corporate breakfasts nestled in North Carolina habitats to romantic outdoor weddings on the Backcountry Farm to a childs birthday party, The Schiele Museum is the go-to place for unique and inviting spaces.

Click this link to submit your contact information and you will be connected with our Events coordinator.

Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information about booking your event today. You may call the Special Events Department at 704-866-6901  and a representative will contact you within 48 hours. We encourage you to make inquiries early, as these unique spaces are filled well in advance.

 

Our rental spaces available:
Entire Museum
Environmental Studies Center
Auditorium
Bobcat's Den
Lynn Planetarium
Lobby/Courtyard
North Carolina Hall
Green Roof

 

Unique Gifts
Your guests will remember your event long after they leave. The Schiele Museum Store features exquisite souvenirs that complement our exhibits and programs, and gifts that are perfect for event momentos, corporate incentives, and wedding and shower favors. Our Special Events Department can arrange a visit to the store and help with merchandise selection.