Young architects can enjoy more than 1,000 soft and safe building blocks and connectors (in all sorts of shapes and sizes) designed to inspire creativity! This hands-on STEAM exhibit encourages children to bring their imaginations to life through block play.

Block Party Exhibit Hours:

Monday - Friday: 10 AM - 4 PM

Saturday: 11 AM - 4 PM

Sunday: 1 PM - 4 PM

The Block Party exhibit will be open until 7 PM on Free Tuesday.


Let's play! What’s better than a playdate with friends?!

Schedule your next playdate at The Schiele! From 9 - 11AM on Saturday’s (through December), you can reserve the Block Party exhibit exclusively for your friends! Designed specifically for kids to have fun, Block Party is perfect for group celebrations and birthday parties!

Reserve your date by calling 704.866.6901.


Supported by a grant from the PNC Foundation, Block Party provides children with a fun and exciting environment to play while encouraging creativity, problem solving, and movement via hands-on learning through block play!