Lowell Quilt Festival: A Celebration of Quilts and Fiber Arts
Program No. 21004RJ
6 days
Starts at
6 days
5 nights
0 meals
0B 0L 0D
View Full Itinerary

At a Glance

Immerse yourself in the history, tradition and craftsmanship of American quilting at the Lowell Quilt Festival. Whether you’re a seasoned master or an enthusiastic newcomer, come to Lowell, Mass., at the heart of the nation’s historic textile-production region to view textile masterpieces that range from traditional quilts to contemporary works of art. Hear lectures from experts and pay visits to historic points that paint a picture of Lowell’s textile-manufacturing roots. Top it off by attending the IMAGES quilt show, featuring the broadest range of top-quality quilts in the East, with entries from hundreds of local, national and international quilters.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Learn about the art, history and science of textiles at the American Textile History Museum.
  • Enjoy special insights during an exclusive Road Scholar presentation and discussion with an artist whose work is featured at this year's festival.
  • See antique and contemporary quilts made between the late 18th century and today, including works by highly esteemed quilters, at the historic New England Quilt Museum.
Suggested Reading List
View 10 books

Click here to provide website feedback
Website Feedback