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The Virginia Quilt Museum is hiring!
We are looking for a Full-Time Curator and a Part-Time Museum Manager.
The Curator oversees the management, research, and exhibition of the museum’s collection along with traveling exhibitions. They create exhibitions that explore the history, artistry, techniques, and skills used in quilting and develop presentations and public programs to accompany exhibitions. The oversee the use and care of the collections at VQM and assist in the gift shop and at the front desk as necessary. See the full job description here.

The Museum Manager oversees the day to day operations of the museum with a special focus on the visitor experience. This position works the front desk and gift shop; manages volunteers, work study students, and community service volunteers; and assists with administrative tasks such as ordering supplies, entering gifts, and assembling mailings. This position works a regular schedule of Tuesday-Saturday 9:45 am - 4:15 pm. See the full job description here.


We would like to take a moment to announce some of the grants and achievements that the Virginia Quilt Museum has had recently.

We would like to thank the Baltimore Applique Society for their generous grant to help our conservation efforts to preserve the Eagles of Peace Quilt and the Margaret Etheridge Quilt!

Read all about our work with the Botanical Quilt and its exhibit in Orange County, VA. in this article!