Join as a Schiele Member for special benefits, discounts & exciting events!

 Join now with any membership & receive free museum admission all year long along! Even give your friends or family a Gift Membership! See which plan fits you and your family!

Why become a member?

Check out our amazing benefits catered to fit your needs.

Free Admission

One year of free general admission to The Schiele Museum.


Member discounts on all museum purchases.

Planetarium Tickets

Membership includes some planetarium tickets.

Member Only Events

Invitations to exclusive, members only events and exhibit openings.

ASTC Reciprocal

Free or discounted admission to 350+ museums worldwide.

“I love the live animals at the museum. I also enjoy the family friendly environment in Gastonia and not having to travel to Charlotte. My children love everything about the museum. The activities the museum has throughout the year is what prompted me to become members.”

 Jazmyn Patterson, a Schiele Member

Contact Elysabeth Utick, Director of Development, at 704.866.6904 or, for assistance. All members should be able to go online to reserve their general admission tickets.

The Schiele Museum will be extending the expiration date by six months for all memberships that have expired since our closure in March. Those that have renewed during our closure will also have their memberships extended for six months, and we will be mailing you updated membership cards in the near future.