Explore Quaker Tapestry Museum at home…

Click on the photo here to explore a virtual tour of the museum and use the full screen mode. Use your mouse or touchscreen to click on the white circles to move around the museum. Look out for five small blue circles at relevant display points. Hovering your mouse over these will open a pop up window and play the appropriate clip of film with sound. Hovering over the actual clip will show a menu giving you the option to play the clip in full screen mode if you prefer. Have fun, enjoy the tour!

Current Exhibitions

Quaker Business – Money, Shoes, Chocolate and all that

26th August 2020 – 19th December 2020

With interactive displays, films, guides and children’s activities there’s something for all ages.

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The Barrett Friendship Quilt Display

26th August 2020 – 19th December 2020

Included in your admission This 19th Century friendship quilt is a major work of art with connections to the Victorian Art World, William Morris and…

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“If you do nothing else in Kendal visit this exhibition.

It is a wonderful lesson about Quaker beliefs and their achievements in many walks of life from banking, to business, to industry, science and their humanitarian work throughout the world.”

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