Horniman Museum

internationally important World Cultures collection, which includes significant textile and costume collections. Changing exhibitions and programme of events.

Fabric Workshop and Museum

enables artists to work with new materials and to expand the frontiers of contemporary artistic practice. In Philadelphia, US.

The Whitworth Art Gallery

at the University of Manchester, UK. Extensive textiles collection and exhibition programme. Online exhibits.

Museum of Arts & Design, New York

historical and contemporary exhibits

Museum Of Domestic Design and Architecture (MoDA)

one of the world's most comprehensive collections of nineteenth and twentieth century decorative arts for the home. Part of the collection is searchable online.

Museu Martí Vicenç

textile art, paintings and sculptures

Dundee University Museum Collections: Needlework Development Scheme

examples of contemporary embroidery from throughout the world collected during the 1930s-1950s for use as a national teaching resource

The Fabric Museum

virtual museum of fabric art, design and history

Friends of the Ixchel Museum

Guatemalan museum dedicated to the study and conservation of the country's Mayan weavings

San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles

promotes the art, craft and history of quilts and textiles; historical and contemporary exhibits

Textile Museum of Canada

information about the museum's work and collections, and some online exhibits

American Textile History Museum - where century old looms still weave cloth today

information about the museum and its resources

WAMRI - The Weaving Art Museum

focus on weavings produced in the eastern Mediterranean region

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Costume and Textile department

online exhibits with information

The Textile Museum, Washington DC

dedicated to furthering the understanding of mankind's creative achievements in the textile arts

The Art Institute of Chicago, Textiles

information and images of selected items from the collection