Mini-Exhibition - The Magna Carta Quilts

  • Magna Carta Medieval Quilt 1
  • Magna Carta Legacy Quilt 1

Venue: The Quilters' Guild, St. Anthony's Hall, Peasholme Green, York.

Members of the public are welcome to come and view one of our latest acquisitions - The Magna Carta Quilts. Created to celebrate the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta, 4 quilts tell the story of the Magna Carta in a graphic novel style based on 13th century illuminated manuscripts, and 4 quilts explore the legacy of this famous historical event.

These beautiful quilts are expertly designed and intricately stitched, and well worth a visit from both textile enthusiasts and history lovers.

Entrance is FREE. Open from 10 - 4. Volunteers will be on hand to answer any questions.