300 South Firestone Street, Suite P
Gastonia, NC 28052




721, Gastonia, NC 28053

Hours Of Operation

Christmas Hours:  

Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day
and day after Christmas.

We will be closed on New Years Eve and New Years Day.


Tuesday – Friday

11am – 5pm



11am – 2pm


Closed on Sunday and Monday

Contact Us

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Your Donation

The African American Museum of History and Culture at Loray Mill is an approved 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. We encourage monetary donations, documents and artifacts that promote Black life, history and culture at the local, regional and national level.  And, we are led by a Planning Board of highly qualified people governed by Robert’s Rules of Order Newly Revised.  

Your generous gift will help to support the children, young adults and adults programming, special exhibits, and displays offered by the museum.

Donation Perks

1. Recognition in the electronic newsletter “Lift Every Voice and Share.” Newsletter will be mailed quarterly.

2. Donors’ names will scroll on a monitor in the museum.

3. Use of the museum for a private event.


4. When you donate to the African American Museum of History and Culture at Loray Mill, you provide your family year-round, fun.


It is my prayer that everyone reading this newspaper would donate at least twenty-five dollars to this historic museum.  We need donations and sponsors that believe in what we are doing and will continue to do in order to keep the legacy alive.

You may mail your donations to:

African American Museum of History and Culture at Loray Mill
Post Office Box 721
Gastonia, NC 28053