The Lace Museum, located in the Silicon Valley area of California, is dedicated to preserving lace and the art of lace making, exhibiting lace and its historical use, and offering instruction in all facets of lace making. We welcome and encourage anyone who has an interest in the fascinating world of lace.

Online Shopping

In our online Shopify store, we offer a variety of books, tools, thread and gifts to delight makers of all types of lace. Our Etsy store has unique bargains.


We regularly schedule virtual and in-person workshops and classes for lace makers of all skill levels – from beginners to advanced.

Theresa Kelly: Contemporary Carrickmacross

Our latest exhibit explores Theresa’s journey from traditional methods to modern design and 3D structure. Be sure to listen to her insightful narration.

Latest News

Re-Opening & Vintage Sale May 13 and 14! – Updated May 12, 2023

We are excited that the museum has successfully moved and is settled in our new location. There is some contract work scheduled to be completed prior to our re-opening. The first exhibit in our fresh, new space will titled “New Begnnings”.

Our re-opening event will be both days of Mother’s Day weekend, May 13th and 14, from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm. We are also holding a Vintage Sale full of one of a kind items! The Museum’s new location is 200 Brown Rd., Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94539. Driving directions, public transit information and a hotel recommendation are here.

After our re-opening weekend, regular Museum hours will be from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month.

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