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Free Family Weekend at SJMQT: Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day

The weekend of September 22 & 23, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles is free to the public.

On September 22, 2018 the museum celebrates Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day, a national effort of museums to waive admission fees making them accessible for all. 

Paper art activities, keychain making, button making, Behind the Scenes tours, a scavenger hunt, and more!

Plus, the Opening Reception of Patricia Montgomery's exhibition:

Honoring the Heroines of
the Civil Right Movement

with an Artist Talk at 2pm

and a workshop with

Mending Collective

12:30pm - 3pm


Gain the skills to mend your favorite pair of jeans. Come and learn a few basic patch techniques to rehab your beloved rough and tumble wear! Free with RSVP at - reserve your spot today.