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Virginia Quilt Museum

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Quilts from the past

Visited the quilt museum and was impressed by the variety and presentation of the quilts from the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Karl M
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Williamsburg, Virginia
Unique Find!!

Loved just walking around and reading all of the information at this museum. Lots of info about the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Terri M
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Cape Coral, Florida
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The Commonwealth is proud to call the Virginia Quilt Museum its official quilt museum. Nestled in the heart of Harrisonburg's downtown historic district, the Museum is considered a resource center for the study of quilts and their place in the...more
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301 S Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22801-3606
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the quilt museum and was impressed by the variety and presentation of the quilts from the past. Great visit as all questions answered. Good place to pick up patterns and literature. Recommend a visit.

Thank Karl M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved just walking around and reading all of the information at this museum. Lots of info about the house and the quilts. Friendly ladies at the front desk also. They were so kind.

Thank Terri M
Reviewed 29 August 2018

The staff were so friendly and knowledgeable they answered all my questions. I felt like I was in a private home just wandering around looking at all of the beautiful rooms and the decor and oh yeah - the Quilts! It was a lovely way...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2018

The Virginia Quilt Museum is a must go for all Quilters. Even though it is very small you will get a great look at what is happening in th area.

Thank a76eagle
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Many beautiful works of art on display. Plucks at your imagination and reminds you of the past. Vignettes are ever changing but a lot of stairs to see it all. Would not recommend for a large group as some areas are narrow. A small gift...More

Thank wrld2visit
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

What more can I say. Even my husband was impressed. The work produced here is inspiring and beautifully made. Over 3 floors, it displays work made by local people. The top floor (when we were there) was dedicated to the 50th Anniversary of the first...More

Thank TheCoopers841
Reviewed 6 July 2018

I went to see the special "Moon Shot" exhibit. I was very impressed with the care taken for the display. I was impressed with the entire museum. There were lots of good examples of different kinds of quilting throughout. The displays were well labeled and...More

Thank Bucky D
Reviewed 17 June 2018

We were hoping for more civil was era quilts. Instead they displayed one "famous" quilter and how she influenced modern quilters. All very attractive.

Thank Kris1951
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Museum is not far from I-81 in an interesting, older building. Parking is available in the rear if you prefer to not park on the street. Large quilts on display. Quilting supplies available in their museum shop which does not require an admission. They also...More

Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Worth a visit. They had a contemporary exhibit of quilts from two African-American groups and an exhibit of older quilts.

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