Before You Visit


Schiele Members and the general public must reserve tickets in advance

 purchase tickets


Visiting the Schiele Museum is a fun and educational experience for all ages!

With so much to see and do, here are a few important details to help you plan your visit.



Plan Your Visit

Find out more about our hours and visiting the museum before arriving. 


Directions & Parking

The Schiele Museum is located at 1500 E. Garrison Blvd., Gastonia, NC 28054. The main parking lot is located near the entrance of the museum and parking is free for visitors. Additional parking is located at the "green lot" on Garrison Blvd., just past the museum towards downtown. The museum's lots are highlighted in orange on the map below.

Click here for detailed directions and parking info.




Museum Map

Complimentary maps are available for visitors at the front desk, or click on map below to print your own.



Planetarium & Science Theater Shows

The planetarium remains closed during this reopening phase.


Special Events & Festivals

Throughout the year, visitors can enjoy special events in addition to exploring museum exhibits. Admission fees vary for special events; click here to view our calendar for more details.




Have questions about visiting? Check out our FAQ page or give us a call at 704.866.6900. We hope to see you at The Schiele soon! Specifics on what to expect when we reopen, check out our reopening FAQ page.