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    08julAll Day25octFrom Rust to Dust (or Mechanically Defined)

    22julAll Day04octTotems: Personal Stories in Fiber

    05augAll Day18octContemporary Curves

    26augAll Day31decTribute to the Civil Rights Movement: Quilted Swing Coats

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View the 2022 Exhibition Schedule

The 2022 Exhibition Schedule is now live. Click the button below to learn more and view a video and an interactive flip book detailing upcoming exhibits.

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Tribute to the Civil Rights Movement:
Quilted Swing Coats
by Patricia A. Montgomery

Many African American women made major contributionsto the Civil Rights Movement and their stories are rarelytold. Patricia A. Montgomery’s structured swing coats arestory quilts telling their stories.

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Block of the Month

Through the Block of the Month Club, The National Quilt Museum aims to challenge quilters to experiment with new techniques and styles while having fun connecting with quilters from all over the world, and learning more about the museum in the process! 

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Plan Your Trip

The Museum is located about 5 miles from both exits 4 and 11 off of I-24.

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Show your support for the museum's efforts to bring quilting to new audiences, educate the next generation of quilters, and preserve the art form so it will be enjoyed for hundreds of years.

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Calendar of Events

The National Quilt Museum's calendar of events features upcoming and exciting events happening at the museum!

September, 2022

08julAll Day25octNew Exhibition: From Rust to Dust (or Mechanically Defined ) by Esterita Austin

22julAll Day04octNew Exhibition: Totems: Personal Stories in Fiber by Bits Art Quilters

05augAll Day18octNew Exhibition: Contemporary Curves by Audrey Esarey

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