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“Small but nice” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum

Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum
Ranked #20 of 56 things to do in Golden
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: The focus of the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum is the preservation and art of quilts and quilt-making through our permanent collection of more than 500 quilts in a variety of styles, from historic and traditional to contemporary and artistic. We also feature quarterly exhibits of quilts and a quilting gift shop.
Kansas
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38 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Small but nice”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2013

This is not a huge museum - just 20 or 30 quilts. They are incredible in terms of design. I also liked the raffle - $1 for a chance at a gorgeous quilt - hope I win!

Visited June 2013
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Wisconsin
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
“Love quilts but this was boring”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2013

Basically, it was a display of 2 ladies quilts, machine sewn, and pretty standard. A few of them had great colors, but there were only about 15 or so quilts. The entries at the Wisconsin State Fair are better than this.

Visited July 2013
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Houston, Texas
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“A great mix of antique and new quilts”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2013

The lady whose collection forms the basis of this exhibit did a great job. There are many quilts from the late 1800s in excellent condition on display, and the variety and quality are quite good. Interspersed with these are new creations by master quilters (Paducah award-winners). Not much interpretation here, but honestly, if you're stopping at the quilt museum, you pretty much know what you're looking at! The gift shop was also bigger than expected and very cute, with plenty of fun gift ideas, as well as quilts available to purchase. Highly recommend if you are a sewer!

Visited May 2013
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Golden, Colorado
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28 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Sew a little beauty”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2013

Although not a quilter myself, I love the art. Art in fabric is definately what you will encounter. Exhibits change regularly and there are ongoing special shows and visitors. Another great stop in Golden, especially with your girlfriend!

Visited April 2012
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Lakewood, Colorado, United States
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Crazy Quilt Exhibit”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2013

Very interesting display. We learned a great deal about the history of crazy quilts. The sewing was outstanding. The lecture we heard about the history, etc. was very informative.

Visited January 2013
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