Our Venues

The Mississippi Valley Textile Museum houses three venue spaces: the Norah Rosamond Hughes Gallery, Wool Hall Gallery and an education room. The spaces feature original architectural details such as large twenty-eight pane windows, conserved plaster work, exposed stone walls and wood beams and columns.

Norah Rosamond Hughes Gallery

The Norah Rosamond Hughes Gallery typically houses temporary exhibits. This large space with its high, industrial ceilings is named for Norah Rosamond Hughes, daughter of James Rosamond Jr. Located on the first floor of the museum, the space features original preserved stone and plaster walls and exposed wood elements.

Amenities: 10 mobile gallery walls, retractable extension cord reels mounted to the ceiling and adjustable track lighting throughout.

3,000 sq.ft.

Wool Hall Gallery

The Wool Hall Gallery  houses the permanent exhibit. This large space with its high, industrial ceilings is named for the tradition of local woolen mills and for the permanent exhibit showcasing the industrial woolen process and the life of millworkers. Located on the second floor of the museum, the space features original preserved stone and plaster walls and exposed wood elements.

3,000 sq.ft.

Mill Workers Learning Centre/Education Room

Are you looking for a unique space to hold your event? Our education room has hosted art workshops, choir groups, conference meetings and photoshoots.

Named the “Mill Workers Learning Centre”, the addition of this light filled space was made possible through funds from the Dolgoy and Kostash Families.

Amenities: large art sink, digital projector and retractable screen, chalkboard, upright piano, chairs, folding tables – rectangular and round conference style arrangement available.

530 sq.ft

Request information: [email protected]

MISSISSIPPI VALLEY TEXTILE MUSEUM

3 Rosamond Street East
Almonte, Ontario K0A 1A0
Phone: (613) 256-3754
Email: [email protected]

Year-Long Hours

The Museum is open from 1-4pm Tuesday thru Saturday. This includes the Permanent and Temporary Exhibits as well as the Gift Shop.