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Lancaster Quilt & Textile Museum - CLOSED

37 Market St., Lancaster, PA 17603
+1 717-299-6440
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Quilts have moved!

The museum is now closed and the beautiful facility has been transformed into The Trust Performing... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2015
Dr.Bigs
,
Seattle
via mobile
More than just PA Dutch!

The collection is supurb - much more than a few local quilts it actually tells a story and it is... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2015
Grammylammy67
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible26%
10 Jul 2015
“Quilts have moved!”
19 Feb 2015
“More than just PA Dutch!”
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37 Market St., Lancaster, PA 17603
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+1 717-299-6440
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Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

The museum is now closed and the beautiful facility has been transformed into The Trust Performing Arts Center. The Quilts are now at the Lancaster History Museum (Lancasterhistory.org)

Thank Dr.Bigs
Reviewed 20 February 2015

The collection is supurb - much more than a few local quilts it actually tells a story and it is one worth hearing even if you are not a craft sewer - The quilts are gorgeous and cover a wide variety of styles - this...More

Thank Grammylammy67
Reviewed 1 July 2014

The ratings of 1s are only because Trip Advisor requires a rating. THIS MUSEUM CLOSED IN DECEMBER 2012.

2  Thank Denise C
Reviewed 19 May 2013

We have visited this "Museum" before and even though there were just 15-20 quilts on display, for those of us who love quilts, especially the amazing creations from the Amish community, it was a place to get new inspiration for our own love of quilts....More

3  Thank allovertheworldnback
Reviewed 18 June 2012

I was really looking forward to seeing the quilt museum. After all, this is Lancaster the world headquaters of the quilt LOL! Apparently they have turned the building into a wedding venue and are no longer open to the public. What a shame that the...More

4  Thank nancyandstu
Reviewed 7 January 2012

$6 per person and they had like 15 quilts and a hokey holidays-thru-the-decades temporary exhibit. Not worth a penny more than $3. Save your money and keep walking.

1  Thank travelgirl88
Reviewed 3 January 2012

Borning. It has like 20 quilts. If you like quilts, fine. But a real snooze fest!

Thank Meredith C
Reviewed 19 December 2011

this wonderful museum, which owns and displays the Esprit collection of Amish quilts, is closing at the end of the month. What a loss for Lancaster and quilt lovers everywhere. Loss of funding and overbuilding apparently did it in. the quilts are exquisite. If you...More

1  Thank X-NYr
Reviewed 3 November 2011

Located in a former bank building, this is a must for non-quilters and quilters alike. The quilt collection is stunning and so is the Christmas display. Most of our group ended up buying Christmas decorations.

1  Thank helen39on
Reviewed 11 June 2011

Great docents made for a pleasant visit. It was very peaceful to be there and it is near central market

1  Thank SillyyakchickinNYC
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