About Us

A new cultural destination in Washington, D.C. joins The Textile Museum with the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection.

Members of the Silk Road Dance Company perform at the museum's Mid-Winter Central Asian Family Festival

Who We Are

The museum fosters the study and appreciation of art, history, and culture.

Collections storage room

Avenir Foundation Conservation and Collections Resource Center

This facility is designed for the long-term protection, study, and care of the museum's collections.

October 2012 groundbreaking ceremony


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