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Textile and Clothing Museum

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Such a historic place a must see

Such a historic place a must see, so impressive the depth of history and authentic items with depth... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Dr Debbie H
Worth a visit even if you cannot sew

I was looking for the Global Cafe and happened upon the Textile and Clothing Museum. I had heard... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2017
Ankeny, Iowa
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2 Jan 2018
“Such a historic place a must see”
27 Feb 2017
“Worth a visit even if you cannot sew”
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1015 Morrill Hall, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011-0001
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Such a historic place a must see, so impressive the depth of history and authentic items with depth of knowledge, a must see

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Dr Debbie H
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I was looking for the Global Cafe and happened upon the Textile and Clothing Museum. I had heard about the ISU Design Lab but that is different from this museum. I spent about an hour walking around and looking at the clothing displays. It gave...More

Date of experience: November 2016
3  Thank david_hance_iowa
Reviewed 17 December 2015

This museum is located on the ISU campus, so you need to walk a little bit to reach it. (Parking is available within 2 blocks). There are areas of clothing as well as rooms of art collections. Displays are creative, fun, varied mediums and unique....More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank sweetcitymomma
Reviewed 7 September 2015

This small museum, part of the ISU Museums system, is located in the renovated historic Morrill Hall. ISU has an internationally known department of textiles and clothing and, associated with that program, a vast collection of historical and cross-cultural textile artifacts. The museum is well...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank DMGAmes_Iowa
Reviewed 5 March 2015

The museum is small with rotating exhibits. Next time you are on campus stop in to one of the oldest and coolest buildings on campus and take a look. The displays are very well curated.

Date of experience: March 2015
4  Thank 410janab
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