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Textile Museum of Canada

55 Centre Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2H5, Canada
+1 416-599-5321
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Super small, but super unique!

This museum is for the niche market. Are you interested in the history of textiles? Are you in... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2011
MPearlS
fantastic, fun, subtle, smart

Always a nice blend of collection - amazing ethnographic range - and contemporary work. It clearly... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2010
jhk91
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The only museum of its kind in the country, featuring exhibits of beautiful clothing, carpets, quilts and ceremonial objects from around the world.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“gift shop” (18 reviews)
“rug hooking” (3 reviews)
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55 Centre Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2H5, Canada
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"rug hooking"
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"special exhibits"
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"western mexico"
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"big exhibit"
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"exhibits change"
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"worth a visit"
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"fabric"
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"looms"
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"display"
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"yarn"
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Reviewed 10 March 2011

This museum is for the niche market. Are you interested in the history of textiles? Are you in fashion? Does touching and seeing the raincoats from China and Japan, made of bamboo, excite you? I enjoyed it, but realize not everyone will. You only need...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2010

Always a nice blend of collection - amazing ethnographic range - and contemporary work. It clearly has some of Toronto's best cultural programming. Excellent Museum Shop. Great hands-on space for kids that occupies them for hours called fibrespace. We love visiting!

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Reviewed 7 October 2009

This is a quiet arty place. Sometimes, a family needs to escape the noise of theme parks etc. I've taken my kids there quite often and they loved it every time. The last time we went the Judy Chicago Exhibit was on and it was...More

2  Thank momand2
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At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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