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Directions, Maps & Parking

Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture
at Levine Center for the Arts
551 S. Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Uptown Wayfinder

The Gantt Center is located in the south quadrant of Uptown Charlotte. The South quadrant is color coded orange. As you approach Uptown Charlotte from major highways, you'll notice a color coded wayfinding system in place to assist in maneuvering around the downtown area. These signs help guide visitors to various Uptown attractions.

Directions - Car

I-77 Northbound

  • Take I-77 heading North towards Charlotte
  • Take exit 9 to merge onto I-277 N / US-74 E
  • Take exit 1E to merge onto S. College St. towards Time-Warner Cable Arena
  • Turn left at E. Stonewall St.
  • The Gantt Center's on the right at the corner of E. Stonewall and S. Tryon St.
  • Continue on Stonewall St., cross Tryon St. to enter the parking garage on your right

I-77 Southbound

  • Take I-77 heading South towards Charlotte
  • Take exit 9 to merge onto I-277 N / US-74 E
  • Take exit 1E to merge onto S. College St. towards Time-Warner Cable Arena
  • Turn left at E. Stonewall St.
  • The Gantt Center's on the right at the corner of E. Stonewall and S. Tryon St.
  • Continue on Stonewall St., cross Tryon St. to enter the parking garage on your right

I-85 Northbound

  • Take I-85 heading North towards Charlotte
  • Take exit 38 to merge onto I-77 S (veer right)
  • Take exit 9 to merge onto I-277 N / US-74 E
  • Take exit 1E to merge onto S. College St. towards Time-Warner Cable Arena
  • Turn left at E. Stonewall St.
  • The Gantt Center's on the right at the corner of E. Stonewall and S. Tryon St.
  • Continue on Stonewall St., cross Tryon St. to enter the parking garage on your right

I-85 heading South

  • Take I-85 heading South towards Charlotte
  • Take exit 38 to merge onto I-77 S (veer left)
  • Take exit 9 to merge onto I-277 N / US-74 E
  • Take exit 1E to merge onto S. College St. towards Time-Warner Cable Arena
  • Turn left at E. Stonewall St.
  • The Gantt Center's on the right at the corner of E. Stonewall and S. Tryon St.
  • Continue on Stonewall St., cross Tryon St. to enter the parking garage on your right

Directions - Light Rail

Take the LYNX Blue Line to the Stonewall Street station. After exiting the train, walk one (1) block northeast on Stonewall Street towards S. Tyron Street. The Gantt Center is on the corner of Stonewall and S. Tryon Street.

Directions - City Bus

Visit the CATS website to view routes and schedule times.

Parking

There are three preferred parking locations for visitors to the Gantt:

  • The Levine Center for the Arts Parking Garage - Parking for Levine Center for the Arts is located across the street from the Gantt. The entrance to the garage is at 101 W. Stonewall Street. Visitor parking is offered on levels P1 and P2.
  • The Green Parking Garage - There are two entrances for the parking garage, 454 S. College Street or 435 S. Tryon Street. You will receive a green parking ticket.
  • Two Wells Fargo Center Parking Garage - Located at 301 S. Tryon Street, you will receive a blue parking ticket when entering this garage.

When you arrive at the Gantt, please ask our Visitor Experience team for a discounted parking pass. When exiting any of the three preferred parking garages, the maximum charge with the Gantt pass will be $5.00 on weekdays and weekends.

There are also other surface lots and parking garages within short walking distances of The Gantt. Please adhere to their prices, terms and conditions.

Your support helps the Gantt present exceptional exhibitions, leading scholars and engaging programs that celebrate the African-American story.

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