The photo gallery below contains images from our
Civil War Gallery collection.
Sewing Skills Helped
The wives, mothers, sisters, and daughters of this era watched their men leave to fight while they stayed home to serve with their needlework. This gallery features quilts made by these women who stayed behind and tell the stories of their bravery. Featuring quilts of the era, photographs, and other memorabilia, this gallery features the work of several area women who did their part for the Confederacy’s cause.
“Civil War Tribute,” made by the Cabin Branch Quilters
Pattern by Homestead Hearth
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Virginia Quilt Museum
301 South Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Tuesday - Saturday
10:00 - 4:00
November 26-27 Museum Closed for Thanksgiving:
November 28. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
20th Anniversary Community Day
Featuring special activties and FREE admission for Shenandoah Valley residents
December 5th. 10:30 a.m.
Annual Meeting - Open for all VQM Members
December 12th. 2:00 p.m.