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Hosting the Quilt

If you are an organization that is interested in having sections of the Quilt for viewing at an event in your area, please review the following instructions:

  1. Review the Quilt sections on this website and select the Section that you would like to display.
  2. Contact to find out if that section is available for your requested date. If it is not available, suitable alternative will be discussed.
  3. Review and fill out this form and return it to
  4. Pay the nominal borrowing fee for hosting the quilt (in some cases).

You may also direct any questions or comments or other requests to:

Please note that each organization requesting one or more sections of the Quilt is responsible for all shipping costs.

The Quilt by the numbers

As well as being emotionally expressive, the Quilt is physically impressive. Each Quilt section weights an average of 6 kg. The entire 80 sections of the Quilt weigh in at a remarkable 484 kg or 1067 lbs.