San Blas Islands (Cuna People)
The Textile Museum 1985.56.16
Donated from the Collection of
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Tours are free, drop-in tours featuring selections from the current exhibitions. Highlights Tours
are offered every Saturday and Sunday at 1:30
pm. No reservations are required.
may be scheduled at least four weeks in advance for the following days
and times: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday starting at 10:15 am; Thursday after 1:30 pm. Please fill
out our online tour form,
or call our tour request line at (202) 667-0441, ext. 65.
Adult and university
audiences may choose from the following topics:
Introduction to The Textile Museum
Outing: Explore the Historic Buildings and Neighborhood
Tours related to the museum's current exhibitions
Interactive Tours For School Groups
Programs are offered for groups of up to 40 students in grades
1 to 12. School programs complement current
exhibitions, include touchable items, and are interdisciplinary.
Programs can be scheduled from October to May, on Tuesday, Wednesday,
and Friday starting at 10:15 am, and Thursday after 1:30 pm
by calling (202) 667-0441, ext. 65 or completing our online
tour form at least one month prior to your preferred date(s). Click here for 2011-2012 school tour details (pdf).
of The Textile Museum enjoy many benefits, including a 10% shop
discount, the quarterly Members' Magazine, reduced rates for educational
programs, and invitations to exhibition openings. For more information
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