National Museum of the American Coverlet
322 S. Juliana St   ♦  Bedford, PA 15522   ♦   (814) 623 1588   ♦

Mission Statement

To establish a caring, safe haven for antique American woven coverlets of all structures.

To maintain a full-time living institution devoted to coverlet exhibition, study, education and research.

To increase and develop the collection through donation and acquisition, in order to facilitate and inspire the understanding and appreciation of the history, variety and beauty of this utilitarian art form and its creators – for all to see.

To acknowledge, promote, and serve the importance of proper stewardship of this unique portion of our nation’s woven heritage, for the sake of its secure future.