The Hooked Rug Museum of North America collects, exhibits and preserves the heritage of hand-hooked rugs and artifacts used in the making of fibre art. It researches the history of this art, presents it in an accurate manner and encourages future development of the art. The Museum is honoured to engage the arts community in the research and appreciation of fibre art heritage. A non-profit society, the Hooked Rug Museum of North America operates without the purpose of gain. All monies generated are used for preservation, education and to support ongoing operations.