ARTS & CULTURE
IN GASTON COUNTY, NC
Delight in the beauty of a garden for all seasons, saunter through an art gallery or revel in the performances from our local actors then pick through antiques located along our historic main streets. Let us show you how arts, culture take center stage in Gaston County.
Kings Mountain Historical Museum
Begun by a collecting group of dedicated citizens, our museum found a home in Kings Mountain’s old post office. Today our collection includes a wide range of archives and objects related to our city and the people who have called it home.
100 E Mountain St
Mount Holly Historical Society Museum
The Mount Holly Historical Museum is the official home of the city of Mount Holly archives and features rotating exhibits as well as a research library with online access to genealogical websites and back issues of the Mount Holly News from 1945-2005.
131 S Main St
African American Museum of History and Culture
Found in the Loray Mill, the African American Museum of History Culture provides visitors an opportunity to explore, examine, engage and encourage all to seek a better understanding and deeper appreciation for the community
300 Firestone St
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden is the Carolinas’ Garden for all seasons, providing guests a chance to reconnect with nature and to create lifelong memories with friends and family and is located within 380 acres on the banks of Lake Wylie.
6500 S. New Hope Rd.
J. Ralph Beam, Jr. Heritage Park
Five original buildings including: city hall, a jailhouse, a schoolhouse, a smoke house and an early warehouse for federally licensed bonded liquor.
102 S. Jacob Street