The Textile Museum is at 21st and G sts. on the campus of The George Washington University. Changing exhibits from the museum's collections highlight the handmade textile arts, both traditional techniques and modern methods. The hands-on Textile Learning Center educates visitors about the art of textile creation. A trove of artifacts related to the founding of the nation's capital are gathered together in the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection; The Arthur D. Jenkins Library of Textile Arts contains more than 20,000 books and periodicals about textiles.
Guided tours are available.