Join us as we explore the first gold rush in America — in 1799 — to the tales of the ‘49ers. Learn how each still impacts you today.

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Due to the Covid-19 virus, all Wells Fargo Museums will be closed temporarily to ensure the ongoing safety of the public and our employees.
We are monitoring the situation and will re-open as conditions allow.

Visit us

401 S. Tryon St.
Charlotte, NC 28202

Tuesday through Saturday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed on bank holidays
Free admission

What you can do here

Ride along in a coach

Did you know a Concord stagecoach weighs more than a compact car? Climb into the simulator to feel what it would’ve been like to take a journey by coach.

What you can do here

Mint currency

Come see gold coins from Charlotte, Dahlonega (GA), and New Orleans, and learn how the Charlotte Mint became an art museum.

What you can do here

Drive-up banking

Remember getting lollipops or pressing the button to send the tube back to the teller? Take a trip back to the mid-20th century in a 1955 Chevy Bel Air.

Book a group tour

Our historians will make the museum come alive for your class or other large group through artifacts, stories, and hands-on experiences.

Call us at 704-715-1866 or email to discuss our group visit options. All tours are free.

Upcoming events

Check back soon for information about upcoming programs and events.

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Museum store

Browse gifts, collectibles, apparel, and accessories inspired by our rich history.

Hunter 18" Plush Pony
Stagecoach Salt and Pepper Shakers
Wooden Stagecoach Replica
Canvas Tote - 25th Anniversary
Stagecoach cookie jar
Wells Fargo keychain anniversary
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