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A must for textile nerds and those interested in early industries

This is a silk mill from the 19:th century, that was in operation for over 150 years. It is one of... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
Solna, Sweden
Really Good Textiles Museum

You'll really enjoy this place if you like textiles, weaving or 19th history working history in... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Chris M
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15 A Repslagargatan, Stockholm 118 46, Sweden
Sodermalm Borough
+46 8 642 56 16
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This small museum is a gem! It is one of two working silk weaving workshops in the world. The guide was so informative about the history and present of silk weaving. Visiting it, you can really appreciate all the hard work and skill put in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bled_SloveniaCilka
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This is not an elaborate museum with a lot of interactive displays. Rather it is the actual factory where the silk weaving was done. When we were there, there were no guided tours but we were advised to watch the DVD that was available on...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mikeraus
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Small museum, no fee. Two very friendly attendants were eager to explain and answer all my questions. While I have no particular connection to the textile industry I always like to see historic machinery and these 200 year old pieces still work. The building is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Elke P
Reviewed 26 January 2018

The museum is more like a display run from a private business. The museum offers an insight into the past textile industry and you can have a look at some of the different machines used in the process. I would suggest that perhaps you need...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Nomeian
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This is a silk mill from the 19:th century, that was in operation for over 150 years. It is one of the oldest still existing industrial sites in Scandinavia, and it was once the largest workplace for women in Scandinavia. It is now run as...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank FiftyNiner
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I love textiles. I have worked with them my whole life. I also love museums, and until today I didn't think it was possible for a museum to be so bad that I would give it a "terrible" rating on Tripadvisor -- but there is...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

This is a small museum about textiles and weaving history of Sweden. One floor is history and information o the topic, and another floor is the actual workshop with several weaving machines. There was a lady who showed us how it works. This is a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank selma977
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

You'll really enjoy this place if you like textiles, weaving or 19th history working history in Sweden. Check it out!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Chris M
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Historic land mark in Swedish textile history. Great staff with such combined knowledge. Book a tour. Did you know that modern computer programming stems from weaving technique from france & this place?

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Vasa-Eriksson
Reviewed 10 August 2015

I'm really interested in textile history, and while I'd seen a working Jacquard loom before at one of the few remaining working factories in England, I was happy to see one again. This is a small museum in Södermalm, 75 SEK entrance. The exhibit text...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Melissa B
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