Current Exhibit: How We Slept: The History of the Bedroom and Other Home Spaces

 

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Early American homes contained space for sleeping, cooking, eating, working, and entertaining. By the late 1800s, the makeup of the home and ideas about sleep, personal space, and entertaining had changed quite a bit. Join us for  for “How We Slept:The History of the Bedroom and Other Home Spaces” featuring coverlets from the McCarl Collection,clothing and home accessories from the Kerr Memorial Museum in Oakmont, and artwork from the Westmoreland Museum of American Art.

January 19, 2017 through June 16, 2017.

June 28, 2017 Exhibit Opening and Summer Open House Featuring the Sounds of Mike Medved and a Textile Maker’s Market 

Join us for a summer open house as we share our newly acquired textile collection from the American Textile History Museum.In addition to the new exhibit, enjoy music from Mike Medved. We also invite you to browse our Textile Maker’s Market featuring handmade textile crafts and local artists.Light refreshments will be served throughout the evening.

This event is free and open to the public

 

Hours:

  • Saturdays and Sundays: By appointment depending on staff availability
  • Closed Monday
  • Tuesday to Friday: Noon to 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday Evening 6:30 to 8 p.m.
  • Summer Hours: (Memorial Day to Labor Day): Tuesday to Sunday Noon to 3 p.m. and Wednesday and Thursday 6:30 to 8 p.m.