Last updated: 1/19/2011
Harrisonburg, Virginia
Street Address
301 South Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Mailing Address
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
phone: 540-433-3818
fax: 540-433-3818
e-mail: info@vaquiltmuseum.org
web: www.vaquiltmuseum.org
Hours
Tuesday - Saturday10 AM - 4 PM
Closed on major holidays and 4 days between exhibits. Closed in January for building maintenance.
Admissions
General Admission - $5
Students Age 12-18 - $3
Students Age 5-11 - $2
Children under 5 years - FREE
Museum Members - FREE
Services
Gift Shop
Group Tours
Staff
Judith Shuey, Director
Paula Caldwell, Assistant Director
Donna Bensey, Administrative Assistant
phone: 540-433-3818
Description

Dedicated to preserving quilting heritage, the museum holds three major exhibitions a year featuring antique and contemporary quilts from Virginia and the mid Atlantic area. Children's hands-on room, plus women of the Civil War era's quilts displayed.

The museum LIBRARY has a large collection of books and magazines that cover a wide range of quilting subjects from its history to how-to books. From comprehensive histories to local histories, from applique to patchwork, the museum library can assist in your research needs or your curiosity. Access to the library is free for members or $5 a day for non-members.

Library

Access: Scholars, Members

Appointment required: Yes

ADA

Wheelchair Accessible

Services

Gift Shop

Group Tours

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