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My second visit here and it is just as wonderful, with amazing examples of quilts from different... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
elizabethsK4589DZ
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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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Spectacular

Please go before it closes, it was just awesome, and support any project to have the quilts tour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
marymaccrea
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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The Welsh Quilt Centre opened in Lampeter Town Hall in 2009 to celebrate the Welsh Quilt and to promote a wider understanding of the importance of this regional art form. Here you can enjoy stunning exhibitions of Welsh Quilts in the gallery, attend...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Town Hall High Street, Lampeter SA48 7BB, Wales
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+44 1570 422088
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 29 September 2016

My wife and I were invited to a preview of the exhibition 'Ar Hyd y Nos' (All through the Night) which ran at the centre between 10 May and 2 July 2016. We were warmly welcomed in their well-stocked Gallery Shop where we browsed through...More

6  Thank Rhys J
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 7 October 2013

This is not a review about the Exhibition itself as unfortunately the staff (or rather one particular person) totally put us off. The shop assistants were too busy talking to notice our presence as we browsed in the shop until we had wandered into the...More

5  Thank Chris S
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My second visit here and it is just as wonderful, with amazing examples of quilts from different eras. It is closing soon so I am glad I was able to get one last visit in.

Thank elizabethsK4589DZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Please go before it closes, it was just awesome, and support any project to have the quilts tour the country. If Jen Jones writes a book on the Centre and the quilts, buy in multiple numbers and give it to friends. Really not to be...More

Thank marymaccrea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was wonderful to meet with Jen Jones and wonderful bunch of volunteers. The exhibition was stunning. PLEASE go and see it before it closes...

Thank Pebbwally
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Fantastic showcase of past exhibitions. This is sadly the last exhibition so was pleased to be able to get to see it before it closes for good at the end of the year.

Thank janicew304
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I spent a few hours here and found the exhibition really interesting, with lots of information cards explaining where the quilts came from and the techniques used. There was also a Welsh sampler exhibition which was equally as good. The staff were friendly and helpful...More

1  Thank Frances J
Reviewed 6 September 2018

The proprietor, Jen Jones, is a wealth of information. She has an extensive collection of Welsh quilts. The center will only be open for another year and then she is closing. Get there while you can.

Thank darcelona1129
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Catch this exhibition while you can - the museum closes permanently mid-November. Even non-Quilters will be blown away by the colours and patterns. The curation and the actual display of the individual items is superb.

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Loved this place so much when I visited in 2013, 2017 I just had to visit this year - and before it closes later on this year. There is currently a fabulous display of traditional Welsh quilts and patchwork - a real celebration of textiles...More

Thank spimpernel2015
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Made a determined effort to revisit before it closes and you can no longer see these amazing Welsh quilts as well as the kaffe Fasset ones which all sit well together

Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 25 May 2018

An unassuming storefront from the street but quite the gallery once inside. The "quilt centre" is actually a museum with lots of amazing hand-made quilts on display. The ladies who run the museum are knowledgeable and more than willing to talk about the histories of...More

1  Thank Roger D
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