Hands on activity

Quilt code patterns

pattern on quilt
Date:
15 Sep 2018
Time:
10.30am-12noon
Suitable for:
all visitors, family-friendly
Booking:
Free drop-in event, no need to book
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.