Museum Shop

Visitors can find the perfect gift to commemorate their visit to ATHM at the Museum Shop. From items by local artists to toys and crafts for kids, we have plenty of gifts that you won’t find anywhere else. Proceeds from the Museum shop support ATHM’s special exhibitions, education programs and collections.

ATHM’s line of heirLOOMS™ products have been created by skilled weavers on vintage looms at the Museum. These 100 percent cotton products pay homage to the rich heritage of textile design, invention and production in America.

Come find these and many other unique items, including ATHM publications, at the Museum Shop during your next visit. Online shopping for the Museum Shop is not available at this time. Please call Sandra Price at (978) 441-0400 x243 with inquiries about purchasing merchandise by phone.

Spools Felted wrist bracelets


"Mill City" Shirts

“Mill City” shirts are now for sale in ATHM’s Shop.  These shirts are the product of a micro-business educational project funded by the Amilea Peabody Foundation with ATHM and UTEC (United Teen Equality Center). Proceeds from sales will go to the students, to cover production costs, and to seed future micro-business planning for other youth.

Mill City Shirts


ATHM Woven Goods – heirLOOMS™

From placemats to coverlets to pillows, heirLOOMS™ products have been created by skilled weavers on vintage looms right here at the American Textile History Museum. Our 100 percent cotton products are machine washable, easy to care for, and grow more luxurious with time. As beautiful as they are durable, they pay homage to the rich heritage of textile design, invention, and production in America. A portion of the proceeds from heirLOOMs™ sales support the educational mission of the Museum.

  • Tablecloths
  • Placemats
  • Dishtowels
  • Coverlets


ATHM Placemats


ATHM Publications

The Homefront & Battlefield Book
Homefront & Battlefield is still available for purchase at the ATHM shop and by phone order for $39.95!  To order the book by phone, call (978) 441-0400 extension 243 or 247.

Homefront & Battlefield Book

Additional ATHM Publications:

  • Art UnderFoot – The Story of Waldoboro Hooked Rugs
  • And So To Sleep – Jacquard Coverlets From the Hawthorne Collection
  • Celebration and Remembrance – Commemorative Textiles in America 1790-1990
  • Dressed for the Part: Hollywood Costumes from the Silver Screen
  • Generations/Transformations: American Fiber Art
  • Just New From the Mills – Printed Cottons in American, Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries
  • Linen Making in New England, 1640-1860
  • Mills, Mansions, Mergers


And many more specialty or unique items!

ATHM Earrings

ATHM Potholders

ATHM Colorful Socks