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
by calling 336-260-0038.
Glencoe Village & the museum:
MILL VILLAGE PICTURES
Very Interesting sites
Southern Textile Heritage
Mill and Mill Village Website by Ken Cates
The Museum is open Saturday and
Sunday from 1 to 4 pm.
visit with us!
Group tours by appointment
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 of Alamance County, the Piedmont, and beyond.
It features history and
machinery of the textile industry from the cottage industry to the
present, the family labor system, life in the mill village, a large
company store exhibit, and various other exhibits of interest.
There are exhibits from
currently operating Piedmont mills with history and product