Over that past 40 years, the museum has built relationships with weavers throughout Guatemala based on trust, respect, and a genuine desire to understand how weaving and textiles are a vehicle for sharing their cultural identity.
We serve these communities as a:
With other museums, institutions, and individuals to raise awareness of the cultural importance of textiles.
For educational research and conferences to enrich the understanding and cultural value found in their textiles.
That markets their crafts and designs.
Between weavers around the world.
To local and international projects that elevate the Guatemalan textile tradition.
Collect, document, rescue, exhibit and educate about Guatemalan indigenous textile heritage.
6ta. calle final, zona 10, Centro Cultural UFM Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala
(502) 2361 8081 al 2
Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Sunday and Official Holidays: Closed