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Musee De L'Impression Sur Etoffes De Mulhouse

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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A very pleasant experience tracing the history of printed fabric in the Alsace area. As a visitor... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2018
tim r
Dorset, United Kingdom
Fascinating Experience

Reception was helpful, exhibits well presented with clear explanation of the development of fabrics... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2016
Jim F
Richmond, United Kingdom
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14 rue Jean Jacques Henner, 68100 Mulhouse, France
+33 3 89 46 83 00
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

A very pleasant experience tracing the history of printed fabric in the Alsace area. As a visitor with limited French language skills it was difficult to make the most of the experience. The staff were very helpful & keen to promote the museum.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank tim r
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

This is an unusual topic, but textile printing has been quite important to Mulhouse. Kudos to the textile printers of the 19th century who decided to start saving exemplaires of their equipment. Well worth your time.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Jackalie B
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Very boring and not worth your time. I am a Home Ec. Major and I expected to enjoy it, but did not like it at all. Not a lot to see.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank mediamama
Reviewed October 9, 2017

I expected more of this museum. The picture with the 3 dresses got my attention but in total there are only 15 of those costumes. The rest are walls with different print patterns.More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank ciellol
musée impressio... m, Directeur général at Musee De L'Impression Sur Etoffes De Mulhouse, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2017
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Chère Madame, nous regrettons sincèrement votre déception suite à votre dernier passage au Musée à l'occasion de l'exposition "Formes et...More

Reviewed September 25, 2016

Reception was helpful, exhibits well presented with clear explanation of the development of fabrics and processes through history at Mulhouse. English language information available. Special displays were very interesting and well presented. Seemed to be short of staff when we visited, nobody in the café...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Jim F
Reviewed May 17, 2016

Really worth to make a stop and see the collection. Also the temporary exhibition "Histoire de femmes" was a real discovery to me.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank hdn70
Reviewed July 13, 2015

It's very unusual for a museum to combine technical and artistic aspects of a subject as effectively as this one does. Mrs M was inspired to delve further to see whether some of her ancestors who used to live in Mulhouse were involved in the...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Muttonen
Reviewed June 17, 2015

The staff were helpful. there was a cafe and a shop but the displays about Mulhouse history and the history of textile design and manufacture, taking in the history of colour which overlaps with the history of colour for art lovers was very interesting. I...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Catherine W
Reviewed May 19, 2015

I loved the Asian part of the exhibition. The actual fabrication of textiles was not that great: I've seen better museums explaining the process behind the weaving, printing and colouring of the fabrics.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Karen K
Reviewed March 1, 2015

My tech-y husband and I both found this museum fascinating: lots to see and learn. My favorites were the printing blocks, and the descriptions of the different steps in the printing process. Interesting machines, with explanations of the different problems/requirements of different fabrics.

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank Laurel B
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