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Schiele Museum of Natural History & Planetarium

1500 E. Garrison Blvd., Gastonia, NC



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Featured Event

Creepy Nature

Animals, Nature, For the Family, Community Event, Education

Creepy Nature Opening Saturday, June 2 Renowned naturalist and man of adventure Thaddeus Jones traveled the world in his quest for the truth behind creepy stories of vampires and zombies, sea monsters and alien invaders. His expeditions led him through mysterious jungles, forbidding swamps, abandoned mines, and the undersea perils. Then he vanished, leaving behind a creepy collection of assorted oddities from his amazing exploits. Follow the story of Thaddeus Jones through his travels and adventures and see if you can solve the mystery of his disappearance while exploring the true world of Creepy Nature. Included with museum admission.


• Sat 6/2/18 - Fri 11/30/18 at 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Other Upcoming Events

Weather Proof

Nature, For the Family, Community Event, Education

Weather Proof Saturday, August 25 10 AM 4 PM Come discover the fascinating, interesting, and wacky world of meteorology in a one-of-a-kind, rain-or-shine, weather event. Meet local meteorologists, climatologists, emergency managers, and more. See weather instruments up close, debunk weather myths, find out what the weather is like on other planets, and learn how you can help the weather community from your own backyard! Schiele Members: $3 Non-Members: $3 with Museum Admission


• Sat 8/25/18 at 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM