Textile Heritage Museum at Glencoe, North Carolina



Visiting Hours

Welcome to the Official Website of the Textile Heritage Museum.

The Textile Heritage Museum is located at 2406 Glencoe Street, just off NC 62 North, about 3 miles north of Burlington, North Carolina, in the Historic Glencoe Village.

You can contact us here at the website or by calling 336-260-0038.



Museum Meeting

August 9, 2016 - 7:00 pm

Join us the second Tuesday of each month
2406 Glencoe Street, Burlington,
in the downstairs meeting area,
North of Charleston.
The public is invited. Free event.

For more info call 336 260-0038

New Event Center

"North of Charleston"
Our new event center is available for rental.
Click here for information.


Museum Exhibits

NCSU's Protection & Comfort Exhibit
1800s Exquisite Wedding Gown
Repreve Exhibit
Batik Exhibit


Videos about Glencoe Village:






Other Interesting Sites to Visit



Glencoe Mill and Mill Village Website by Ken Cates






The Museum is open Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 4 pm. 

Come visit with us!

Group tours by appointment

About the Museum

The Textile Heritage Museum is located in the former Company Store and Office Building in the Glencoe Mill Village. The 1880 building was purchased for the museum in  2004 and is an ongoing restoration project.

The museum highlights the textile history and mill villages of Alamance County, the Piedmont, and beyond.

It features history and machinery of the textile industry from the cottage industry to the present, village life, a large company store exhibit, and many other exhibits of interest.

There are exhibits from currently operating local mills with product displays.  




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