Get up close and personal with the natural world! The Schiele Museum of Natural History presents exceptional wildlife displays, a gems and minerals exhibit, American Indian artifacts, and a state-of-the-art planetarium. Love dinosaurs? Tour the Dino Safari experience, enjoy the Dinosaur Theater, and don’t miss the towering prehistoric Quetzalcoatlus that was recently installed in The Schiele’s lobby. In addition, the museum boasts a replica Catawba Indian Village, a Nature Trail with life-size mazes, and “The Farm”, a showcase of local agriculture and live animals. Take a trip to Gastonia and experience the wonder of The Schiele Museum!

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ArcheologyAstronomyBiologyBotanyChemistryEntomologyEnvironmental ScienceGeologyMalacologyPaleontologyPhysicsZoology (invertebrate and Vertebrate)