AAA Editor Notes
Gaston County Museum of Art and History, 131 W. Main St., is in the former Hoffman Hotel on Dallas Square. The 1852 building has Victorian period rooms, a regional textile exhibit, a horse-drawn carriage and sleigh collection in the Daniel Stowe Carriage House, and changing exhibitions of art, local history and textile history. Near the museum is an early 1900s restored train depot which houses changing art exhibits.
Guided tours are available.