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Atelier musee de la soie

Place du 11 novembre, 26770 Taulignan, France
+33 4 75 53 12 96
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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 13 October 2016
globalartlover
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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 2 September 2015
janetmarieo
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Chicago, Illinois
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  • Average6%
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12 Oct 2016
“Excellent presentation”
1 Sep 2015
“Very informative and interesting”
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Place du 11 novembre, 26770 Taulignan, France
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Reviewed 13 October 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

Thank globalartlover
Reviewed 2 September 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.

1  Thank janetmarieo
Reviewed 18 August 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.

1  Thank Mary B
Reviewed 8 April 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.

1  Thank Gabriela A
Reviewed 5 November 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

1  Thank ALAN270548
Reviewed 4 July 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.

3  Thank BluemoonAuckland
Reviewed 24 September 2011

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

2  Thank Derekandgrace
Reviewed 18 April 2017
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