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Textile Preservation Workshop

Event Date: 
November 10, 2018 - 11:00am - 1:00pm

Join Montpelier's Collection Manager, Joseph Sherren, for a workshop on antique textiles. This workshop will introduce you to some of the techniques used by conservators to care for and store various textile materials. It will provide an overview of environmental factors that attack textile materials, techniques to combat those factors, and basic preservation for a variety of textiles. Leave knowing how to best care for and preserve your family's heirlooms including wedding dresses, hats, and quilts.

Residents: $10; Non-residents: $15


Office Number: 301-377-7817


Montpelier Mansion
9650 Muirkirk Road
United States