Upcoming Exhibitions

Photo of museum visitors studying an exhibition

Learn about new exhibitions opening at the museum through the spring.

Detail of lithograph of Mount Vernon

George Washington and His World

Curated by GW students, this display of letters, prints, and artifacts from the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection presents a nuanced look at Washington through the places that shaped him. Opens February 8.

Detail of prayer rug

Delight in Discovery: The Global Collections of Lloyd Cotsen

This exhibition brings together global treasures gathered by Lloyd Cotsen, who assembled thousands of textile fragments, garments, and other artworks over his lifetime. Opens February 22.

On View

Detail of Peruvian tunic

Selections from The Textile Museum Collection

You can always find a rotating selection of objects from The Textile Museum Collection on view in the museum's lower-level galleries, including many objects that have rarely or never before been displayed.