Welcome to The Little Loomhouse, a fiber arts education organization supported by the Lou Tate Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit.  Our mission is to continue the legacy of founder Lou Tate, master weaver, by ensuring the preservation of The Little Loomhouse landmark cabins and by educating students of all ages about the history of weaving and textile arts through diverse programs, residencies, and community partnerships.


Hours of operation

June 1 – August 11:   Tuesday-Friday  10am – 3pm    Saturday  11am – 4pm

August 12 – May 31:    Wednesday-Friday 10am – 2pm     Saturday  11am – 4pm

Cultural Pass Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday  11 am – 3 pm

For your visit to The Little Loomhouse, we recommend you wear comfortable closed-toe shoes, with a back, suitable for walking over gravel surfaces.

Upcoming Events

Please click on the event title for more information:

Jun 2018

Date/Time Event
06/02/2018 - 08/11/2018
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cultural Pass Louisville: Tues, Wed, Sat
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
06/21/2018 - 06/22/2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving Ages 6 and up
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
06/25/2018 - 06/29/2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fiber Fashion Design Camp is Full -no longer taking campers
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Jul 2018

Date/Time Event
07/04/2018
All Day
Closed for 4th of July -Please enjoy the Holiday
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
07/05/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving ages 6 and up
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
07/06/2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving-ages 6 and up
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
07/12/2018 - 07/13/2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving, Ages 6 years and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
07/19/2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving -Ages 6 and up
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
07/26/2018 - 07/27/2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Drop In Weaving, ages 6 and up
the little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
07/30/2018 - 08/03/2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Summer Camp: Weaving Your Story, Ages 6-13 years
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Aug 2018

Date/Time Event
08/15/2018 - 08/29/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Weaving Wednesdays, ages 6 and up, 10am-noon
Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
08/25/2018
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
08/25/2018
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Intro to Spinning
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY

Sep 2018

Date/Time Event
09/01/2018 - 09/29/2018
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Ralph Calveard Retrospective: Recent Acquisitions
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
09/08/2018
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Intro to Weaving
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
09/08/2018
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Intro to Spinning
the Little Loomhouse, Louisville KY
09/15/2018
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Little Loomhouse at the National Jug Band Jubilee
Brown Forman Amphitheater, Louisville KY