Planning a trip to Gee's Bend to visit the world renowned quilters before or after your visit to Black Belt Treasures Cultural Arts Center? If so, we hope the following information will help you plan your visit.
The Gee's Bend Quilt Collective is located at 14570 Co Rd 29, Boykin, AL 36723. Phone: 334.573.2323
The Collective has a large collection of quilts and artwork available for purchase, along with photographs, memorabilia, and historic information. Please call before you visit, Mary Ann Pettway will gladly help you schedule your visit or event.
The Gee's Bend Ferry Terminal is located at 12021 Co Rd 29, Boykin AL 36723. Phone: 334.573.0020
A group of local artists quilt at the Nutrition Center during the week, while several additional artists exhibit and work on their artwork at the connected Visitors Center. The Visitors Center is available to rent for events. Please call to schedule your visit or event.
The Gee's Bend Ferry Schedule can be found HERE
The Gee's Bend Quilt Mural Trail (and MAP) can be found on Rural Southwest Alabama Tourism's page HERE
Alabama Tourism's "Gee's Bend Pastimes to Patchwork Tour" is available HERE
A short History of Gee's Bend from Auburn University is available HERE
AL.com article on Visiting Gee's Bend is available HERE