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Harrisonburg, VA 22801

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Curator/Registrar - Gloria Comstock:

Nancy Cornwell
Catherine Genovese
Wilma Gerald Secretary
Susan Green
Venitta McCall
Jenny Miller
Jennifer Nelson 
Tamra Oliver
Bob Privot
Ken Reeves
Barbara Roadcap- Board Chair
Carol Rogers
Elsie Rose-Treasurer
Paula Tehlewitz
Bruce White
Claire Wrenn
May Louise Zumwalt

All may be reached at

Hazel Carter

Cathy Eckbreth

Cindi Edgerton 

Beverley Evans 

Wayne Harrison 

Jeff Lenhart, Esq.

Janet Saulsbury 



Interim Executive Director


Gloria Comstock, the museum’s curator, has been appointed Interim Executive Director. The Board is interviewing applicants to fill the position left vacant when our previous Executive Meegan Carr resigned in early March. We wish Meg success in her new job in Pennsylvania where her husband is in seminary.



Gloria Comstock joined the Virginia Quilt Museum as Curator/Registrar in 2013. A 2010 graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Masters of Arts History of Textiles and Quilt Studies program, she has researched the Hortense Horton Beck Education Collection. Her research has included an internship working with the Seminole Ethnographic Textile Collection. In 2006 and 2010 she coordinated the Quilting Natural Florida I and II Exhibitions at the Univ. of Florida Museum of Natural History in Gainsville, FL. Prior to joining the VQM, Comstock was Asst. Curator at the Florida Museum of Natural History.


2015 Raffle Quilt

Civil War Tribute,” made by the Cabin Branch Quilters

Pattern by Homestead Hearth

Click here for more information and to buy your tickets.

Virginia Quilt Museum
301 South Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22801

Phone: 540-433-3818


Museum Hours

Tuesday - Saturday

10:00 - 4:00

April 7

Exhibit Opens: Celebrate the Day


May 2                          

Reception for A Virginia Tribute to  Jane Stickle  

Curator Doreen Johnson 

presents A Tribute to Jane Stickle


May 5 – July 4                Exhibits Open: 

-A Virginia Tribute to Jane Stickle

-Celebrate the Day

-Civil War Era Quilts



May 19-May 31      

Our Internet Auction: 


July 14-Oct. 4     

Exhibit Opens: New Quilts From an Old Favorite: Carolina Lily

Botanicals of the Valley 

20 Quilts for 20 Years       


July 24-25                 


Keynote Speaker:  Lynne Z. Bassett 

Homecoming of Botanical Album quilt

Click here for more information about the Seminar



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