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Embroidery Exhibition -The Beautiful Stitch

February 25 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until February 28, 2019

This Embroiderers’ Guild Collection is full of stories behind the techniques and styles of embroidery on display. We hope that this exhibition will both inform and amaze the visitor.

The Beautiful Stitch represents the variety and scope of the Collection, including textiles from the 16th Century to the present day with examples of many techniques and from many countries.

For this exhibition, five themes were chosen, representing particular strengths of the Collection. Embroidery as Art, Embroidery in Education, Embroidery as Fashion, Embroidery as Industry and Embroidery as Status.

Entrance included in standard Cathedral admission:
£9 Adults. £6 concessions.
£6 (concession rate) for all Embroidery Guild Members.
£5 for all pass holders and Sunday Entrance.

Box Office: 01353 660349