Behind the Scenes Tour of Historic Textiles

Posted by Annie

The Bristol Historical & Preservation Society is offering a behind-the-scenes tour of its historic textile collection with textile conservator, Maria Vazquez. Participants will have first hand experience with the objects from the collection and will have the opportunity to discuss the history, care, and conservation of historic textiles with Ms. Vazquez. This tour costs $10 per person and is limited to 15 participants. 10 a.m. at the Society, 48 Court Street, Bristol, RI. Call/email the Society at 401-253-7223 or info@bhps.necoxmail.com to sign up.

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