Gastonia, North Carolina

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Gastonia, North Carolina, USA

Attractions in Gastonia, North Carolina

Amusements

  • Adventure Landing

    2600 East Franklin Boulevard
    Gastonia, NC 28054
    704-866-4242
    Features three-eighteen hole miniature golf courses, an arcade and batting cages.
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  • World's Largest Flying American Flag

    4025 West Franklin Boulevard
    Gastonia, NC 28054
    704-868-4674
    The largest flying American flag in the world, this 7,410 square foot flag is 65 feet tall, 114 feet wide, and weighs 180 pounds. The flag is visible for 30 miles from its location.
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Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Church at Belmont Abbey, The

    100 Belmont-Mt. Holly Road
    Gastonia, NC 28012
    Belmont
    704-825-6687
    Located on the 650 acre campus of the Belmont Abbey College, this beautiful church was once the only abbey cathedral in the nation and was first used by American Indians in the area, then later used...
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Museums & Galleries

  • American Military Museum

    109 West Second Avenue
    Gastonia, NC 28052
    704-866-6068
    Operated by volunteers from the Post 23 American Legion, this museum houses authentic military and related memorabilia from past wars and periods with collections including uniforms, weapons,...
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  • Art 1 Gallery

    170 West Franklin Boulevard
    Gastonia, NC 28054
    704-854-8800
    A nonprofit gallery and instructional center that was opened by three local artists in 1998 and features an array of changing exhibits and space for local artists to showcase their works. A wide...
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  • C. Grier Beam Truck Museum

    111 North Mountain Street
    Gastonia, NC 28021
    Cherryville
    704-435-3072
    One of only three truck museums in the United States, this 7,500 square foot museum features a wonderful display of beautifully maintained vintage trucks, as well as numerous photographs and...
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  • Gaston County Museum of Art & History

    131 West Main Street
    Gastonia, NC 28034
    Dallas
    704-852-6025
    Housed in an 1852 Greek Revival style building, this beautiful museum features authentically furnished period rooms, a "hands-on" parlor, and changing art and history exhibits. The largest public...
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Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

    6500 South New Hope Road
    Gastonia, NC 28012
    Belmont
    704-825-4490
    Situated on the banks of the scenic Lake Wylie, these botanical gardens are located on 110 acres of rolling meadows and woodlands and are known as being one of the most beautiful gardens in the...
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Science & Technology

  • Schiele Museum of Natural History

    1500 East Garrison Boulevard
    Gastonia, NC 28054
    704-866-6900
    The largest collection of land mammal specimens in the Southeast is on display at this natural history museum that is the largest natural history museum in the area and also includes five permanent...
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