Hands on activity

Quilt code patterns

pattern on quilt
Date:
15 Sep 2018
Time:
This event has been cancelled
Suitable for:
all visitors, family-friendly
Booking:
This event has been cancelled
Room:
Dr Martin Luther King Jr Building

Learn the meanings and codes behind the patterns on African American quilts like the Gees Bend quilt on at the museum, and find out how they helped enslaved people on the road to freedom.