ATHM exhibitions on view


Wonder of Wool: Ancient Fiber to Modern Marvel

Through December 31, 2015.
Wool is one of the most commonly used fibers in the world and easily the most misunderstood. Wonder of Wool takes a captivating look at the significance of wool, giving you a new understanding and appreciation of this fascinating fiber. Made possible in part through the generous support of Joseph Abboud Manufacturing, Pendleton Woolen Mills, Circle Health, and the Saco River Dyehouse.


Textile Revolution: An Exploration through Space and Time

Ongoing Exhibit

Visit the ATHM’s core exhibition, to spin, weave, recycle, and design your way through textile history.

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Textile Arts Classes

ATHM’s textile arts education
programs provide an enjoyable and rewarding learning experience for students of all levels and ages. Sign up for a class today!

homeschool1Homeschool Days 

Learn about the art, history, and science of textiles in monthly themed classes designed specifically for homeschool students.

Jonathan-Chamber-tourism-awardATHM Earns Tourism Award

The American Textile History Museum was honored to received the 2015 Cultural/Tourism Award from the Merrimack  Valley Chamber of Commerce.

Wonder of Wool opens
Homefront & Battlefield at the Great Plains Art Museum
ATHM Awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence