St. James Textile Museum - Historic Places Day

St. James Textile Museum

Dorchester, New Brunswick
Type
Museum/Gallery
Address
4967 Main Street, Dorchester, NB, Canada
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Hours
Wednesday through Sunday 10am to 5pm
Phone
(506) 379-6633

This former church built in 1884, features an insightful look into the making of textiles in the late 1800s and is home to turn-of-the-century blacksmith and carpentry tools, unique hand tools and a selection of items once used for daily domestic chores.  The textile exhibits cover the complete process of making linen from flax and blankets from wool.  You can even try carding, spinning and weaving on the antique looms while you are here.

Amenities

  • Family-Friendly
  • Guided Tour
  • Parking

Location

4967 Main Street, Dorchester, NB, Canada
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