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Textil- und Industriemuseum

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Address: Provinostr. 46, 86153 Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
Phone Number: (0821) 81001- 50
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Fantastic textile museum--shows the history of weaving as well as costume design. I loved it.

This museum was so interesting. It went on and on with the history and development of different fibers--like cotton, wool, and linen as well as how weaving developed through the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

This museum was so interesting. It went on and on with the history and development of different fibers--like cotton, wool, and linen as well as how weaving developed through the years. the exhibition covering costume design and clothing throughout the years was so interesting. AND there s a great restaurant in the museum.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Having previously worked in the at the time world leading textile industry in Augsburg the museum depicts a great heritage and is interesting. They used an old derelict industrial building that once housed the worlds biggest weaving factory. Easy to reach from the centre, and just a few minutes from the City Gallerie Shopping Center, which itself is built on... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

First off - someone has gone to great trouble to hide this place. We picked up a brochure in our hotel and saw that this looked interesting. Then we lost the brochure - bad move. We knew the general direction and headed that way figuring that it couldn't be that hard to find, or people would know about it. We... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

There are three reasons why it is worthwhile visiting this museum: 1. It has a nice narrative: The museum tells the history of the textile production in Augsburg and explains the production process in an interesting and yet compact manner. 2. It has a great design; in particular the giant mannequins on which the visitor can project different tissues, are... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

its bit far from the centrum but they have strassen bahn (tram) to get here from the centrum. the building is just like industrial building that they use for gallery, they have nice collection of how textil industry are before and after the war in Augsburg. if you lucky they have a work shop for knitting etc.

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