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Schiele Museum

Gastonia, NC
+1 704-866-6900
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A local institution

This is a very nice museum, with an extensive display of taxidermied animals of North America, a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
DENNIS N
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Gastonia, North Carolina
via mobile
Loved the Dinosaurs

Young children enjoyed seeing the dinosaurs as well as the usual stuffed animals. The pirate ship... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
deborah r
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Belmont, North Carolina
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The museum contains a farm exhibit on the grounds.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“live animals” (11 reviews)
“nature trail” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 13:00 - 17:00
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Gastonia, NC
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+1 704-866-6900
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a very nice museum, with an extensive display of taxidermied animals of North America, a very nice planetarium, and a beautiful walking trail. The trail has replicas of an eighteenth century farm, and a Catawba Native American village. Well worth a visit and...More

Thank DENNIS N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Young children enjoyed seeing the dinosaurs as well as the usual stuffed animals. The pirate ship was a big hit and fun to play on. When you purchase your ticket, make sure to include the planetarium show. It is not included in general admission .

Thank deborah r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Schiele is on the smaller size, so great if your little ones want to see everything but you still need to get home for their nap. There is a dinosaur exhibit currently, which is cool but not great for toddlers. They have darker lights...More

Thank Mvgray
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed our first visit to the Schiele Museum during the Catawba Indian Festival( really enjoyed the Maurice dances). Love the Indian Village and the 18th century Backcountry Farm. We enjoyed some of the inside exhibits but didn't get to go through...More

Thank elite99999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my nephew from Tennessee here he lived it!! He wAs super excited with the displays and interactive ones

Thank rebeccapJ9150UA
Reviewed 18 August 2017

we have a family membership here and the staff are top notch. I enjoyed the exhibits especially the T Rex

Thank Don T
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I took my daughters age 9 and 11 to the museum....it has been on my to do list for a long time. It was a very well run museum with a nice balance of permanent exhibits that highlight the area (NC) with local wildlife and...More

Thank GretaMatthews
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

If you want fun and free the second Tuesday and forth Thursday of every month is free. It fun for all ages

2  Thank Ashley W
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Ended up in Gastonia on business and this was a great place for the kids to spend a few hours. Not terribly expensive. The planetarium was the real highlight.

Thank rawband
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I am ashamed to say I've lived in the Charlotte area for over 30 years and this was my first visit. I was very impressed at how much exhibit space they have packed into a building with a fairly small footprint by museum standards. They...More

Thank Genie M
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Renjish P
9 July 2016|
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Response from Cherrie W |
It is about as much as Dusovery Place but not as good
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Fankiemac
18 March 2016|
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They are the same.
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Fankiemac
18 March 2016|
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Response from Jstultz47 | Reviewed this property |
It is one and the same
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