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International Quilt Study Center and Museum

1523 N 33rd St, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 68503-1404
+1 402-472-6549
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An Absolute "MUST SEE!"

The Museum was recommended by the " Friends of the Museum". There was an absolutely beautiful... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Casper, Wyoming
Not worth the money or time

I was disappointed by this museum. It is more of a building on the campus with a few art gallerias... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kristin R
Westpoint, Indiana, United States
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1523 N 33rd St, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 68503-1404
+1 402-472-6549
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Reviewed yesterday

The Museum was recommended by the " Friends of the Museum". There was an absolutely beautiful collection of Singer Featherweights displayed at the time! Many many people were interested and in addition were able to see a portion of the largest quilt collection in the...More

Thank JC E
Reviewed yesterday

I was disappointed by this museum. It is more of a building on the campus with a few art gallerias attached with some quilts in it. I have seen better quilts in my travels with the Amish. The quilts were mostly art style quilts and...More

Thank Kristin R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are interested in textile art then this is a must. If you like quilting this is a must. I liked the Kryzgestan and Kazakhstan work..very fine textiling. The parking is easy..the building is modern..the shop is interesting and definately a place to visit.

Thank Hilary H
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend took my wife and I to this museum and I was pleasantly surprised to find I enjoyed the displays which provided more mdoern quilt designs with intricate designs and patterns. You only need about an hour to walk through unless you are a...More

Thank Traveler0922
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of those wonderful small museums that knocks your socks off. I wasn't expecting much from the fairly bland exterior and the few cars in the parking lot. Boy, was I wrong! Our group attended a morning tour and learned so much. We...More

Thank IllinoisTravel4Fun
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Amazing venue! The Fibre Art Displays on 3 floors were diverse as well as presented in a very unique way. Not just impaled on the wall the one show was intelligently respectfully displayed in a very unique and compelling way.

Thank 264paulettec
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We spent four days in Lincoln Nebraska and one of the museums we visited was the International Quilt Museum. I would not consider myself a "quilt" person but this museum was totally top shelf. One of the displays had quilts by Ardis James. Ardis happens...More

Thank LuvToTravel0899
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Put this on our itinerary when we visited Lincoln because my wife used to make quilts and I thought she might like a museum dedicated to quilts. Surprisingly I enjoyed it as well. The quilts range from artistic medium to the ones Grandma made. The...More

1  Thank MALaehn
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I admit, I expected as a quilter wanna-be that I would visit and marvel at the talent and skill necessary to create beautiful quilts. I also expected to see a variety of quilts, reflective of different eras. The museum has over 5000 quilts which they...More

1  Thank wendy S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Beautiful facility. I really enjoyed the exhibits. They also have a nice 'shop' with some unique quilting items.

1  Thank ncenjoytravel
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We need recommendation for a motel near the Museum. I will be there September 24, are there any special events that day? My husband will be dropping me off to spend the day. Is there some place for me to get lunch?
17 September 2015|
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Response from Micheal W | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Holiday Inn Express after a horrible experience at the Days Inn at the north end of Lincoln. We ate at several locations and I'm afraid I don't recall which restaurant was close to the museum. The museum and... More
Sue H
What is the admission cost?
27 March 2015|
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Response from Lynne R | Reviewed this property |
Adult admission is $6, children is $3.