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The International Quilt Study Center & Museum's mission is to build a global collection and audience that celebrate the cultural and artistic significance of quilts.
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World Quilts draws from the International Quilt Study Center & Museum collection and scholarly resources to serve as a clearinghouse of accurate and engaging information on global quilts and quiltmaking traditions.

Upcoming Events
Visitors looking at quilt up close
Friday, June 22, 2018
Go behind the scenes of the world’s largest publicly held quilt collection at 1:30 p.m. Spend an hour touring the Dillow Conservation Work Room and Collections Storage with one of our team members. Cost: $30. Please call 402-472-6549 to reserve a spot on the tour.
Quilt In Progress
Saturday, June 23, 2018
Observe members of local quilting group “Quilt-N” as they work on projects in the Reception Hall beginning at 10 a.m.
Japanese Doll
Saturday, June 23, 2018
Instructor Sheila Green leads another “My Doll and I Workshop” at 10 a.m. and again at 1:30 p.m. We will explore the Exhibition, "Eiko Okano's Delectable World". We will discuss the quilting, culture and food of Japan. We'll learn from a globe where Japan is located and its similarities and differences from the U.S. The students will stitch on an...
Modern Quilt Guild Promo Image
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
The Lincoln Modern Quilt Guild will meet in the Campbell and Hodder Seminar Room at 5:30 p.m. LMQG members hold their monthly meeting at the museum on the last Tuesday of the month January through October.
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Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Lora Rocke will share projects from her personal collection in a trunk show from 12-12:45 p.m. in the Campbell and Hodder Seminar Room. “Stitched in Nebraska,” this year's Tuesday Talk series will highlight some of Nebraska's own contemporary quiltmakers. Each month, we will learn more about the maker and see some of their work in a trunk show. Tuesday Talks...
Flag quilt made by Mary Maxtion.
Wednesday, July 4, 2018
The International Quilt Study Center & Museum will be closed Wednesday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Have a safe and happy holiday!