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The Old Chapel Textile Centre in Newbury, home of the National Needlework Archive, offer courses, workshops and exhibitions in sewing, haberdashery, needlecraft, textiles, embroidery, cross stitch, quilting and textile art. Our shop carries an extensive range of all needlework and sewing products including fabric, threads, wool, zips and patterns. We have an archive of historic textiles and patterns and are home to The Country Wife mural.
Old Chapel Textile Centre
The Old Chapel Textile Centre is the home of the National Needlework Archive and the Country Wife mural.
This superb venue has an exhibition gallery, workrooms, library, small gift shop and tearoom.
The Chapel closes to the public for the winter period at 4pm on December 7th 2019.
OLD CHAPEL 2020 OPENING:
Saturday 1st February 2020 to Saturday 5th December 2020
TIMES: Tuesday , Wednesday and Thursday: 10am to 4pm
First Saturday of the month: 10am to 4pm
All Saturdays in May 2020 for Newbury Open Studios
Groups can sometimes also visit outside these times by appointment.