Directions & Parking

SALT Block — Arts & Science Center of Catawba Valley
243 Third Avenue NE | Hickory, North Carolina, 28601

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From I-40:

  • Take exit 125 toward Hickory/Lenoir-Rhyne University
  • Turn onto Lenoir-Rhyne Blvd. heading North
  • After passing the train underpass, take left on 7th Ave. NE
  • At first light, turn Left onto 8th St. NE/Main Ave.
  • Turn Right onto 3rd Ave. NE
  • Go to first light
  • Museum and the SALT Block will be on your right
  • Look for parking directors


Attendants and signs will guide visitors to available parking spaces in the area.


If you are planning to haul your car to the event in a car trailer, please follow the directions below to drive to the designated parking area.