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Atelier musee de la soie

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Excellent presentation

very informative about how silk is made and its importance for the economy of the area. you can... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2016
Washington, D.C.
Very informative and interesting

If you're in the area, this museum is worth a visit. Lots of history behind the french and their... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2015
Chicago, Illinois
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Oct 12, 2016
“Excellent presentation”
Sep 1, 2015
“Very informative and interesting”
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Reviewed October 12, 2016

very informative about how silk is made and its importance for the economy of the area. you can visit on your own at your own pace as the exhibits are documented and interactive Most interesting to actually see live silk worms wonderful for those interested...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 1, 2015

If you're in the area, this museum is worth a visit. Lots of history behind the french and their silk. I learned a lot. I'm not usually a big fan of gift shops, but this one was nice.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank janetmarieo
Reviewed August 18, 2015

From live silk worms doing their stuff to some interesting social history, everything was well-presented in a pleasant environment. The staff could not have been more helpful.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Mary B
Reviewed April 8, 2013

Nice small museum. The machines are all set up to move when you press the button and this makes it much more interesting to see, specially for children.

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank GabrielaA859
Reviewed November 5, 2012

A very intersting museum set in a very historic walled village. The museum covers the production of silk from the breed of silk worms to final production of the silk yarn and also has a small section on weaving the different type of clothes produced...More

Date of experience: November 2012
1  Thank ALAN B
Reviewed July 4, 2012

Everything is kept and the old looms are operated by buttons. The lady who sells the tickets can answer your questions and especially the film (English subtitles) are telling the story. Sadly it is non operational any more but produced the silk up to 1963.

Date of experience: June 2012
3  Thank BluemoonAuckland
Reviewed September 23, 2011

Excellent exhibits - told the story of silk very well. Audio Visuals had English sub-titles.

Date of experience: September 2011
2  Thank Derekandgrace
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