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Annie’s Star Quilt Guild Show Tours
Sep 9, 2019 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am
An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until Sep 9, 2019
Annie’s Star Quilt Guild will display beautiful historic and modern quilts to celebrate the 200th Birthday of John Bidwell. The quilts will be on display in the Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park on September 7th, 8th, and 9th.
The Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park will provide special quilt tours on September 7th, 8th, and 9th at 10:00 AM only. Special quilt tours will cost $6 per guest and are an hour long. Those interested in the quilts exclusively are advised to attend the special quilt tour time to be able to fully experience the remarkable techniques and patterns. Space is limited; please call Bidwell Mansion at 530-895-6144 for reservations. The quilts will be on display during regular tour hours, however the time to view quilts will be limited.
The quilts are representative of the Bidwell period with historic quilts ranging from the pioneers time to early 1900’s. A special quilt on loan from Patrick Ranch which is backed with Bidwell Flour sacks will also be displayed.