Changing Exhibits

Changing exhibits are an in depth look at a wide variety of subjects about how Chester County people lived, worked, and made choices. Gain perspectives on our world today with historical collections, contemporary oral histories, and hands-on learning.

On View!

UNFOLDED: Recent Quilt Acquisitions

A small part of Chester County quilting heritage is on view in vibrant color. This installation features quilts donated in the past seven years. Cotton and silk predominate this array of traditional examples from the 1800s and creative group projects in the later 1900s.

On view through September 30, 2022

The Gilded Age

The dress that we believe inspired a costume in The Gilded Age HBO series is on view for a limited time. Accessories from the same era complement the style. Watch Episode 5 to see if you agree!

On view through August 5, 2022