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LWL-Industriemuseum TextilWerk Bocholt

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Textilwerk and Textilmuseum - two great and interesting pla es to visit and learn

fabulous place to learn about the textile industry that coined this area.The textile museum with... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Nice Museum

A lovely small museum on textiles. The museum shop is worth a visit as well. They sell wonderfull... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2015
Pieter V
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6 Nov 2018
“Textilwerk and Textilmuseum - two great and interesting pla es to visit and learn”
1 Sep 2015
“Nice Museum”
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

fabulous place to learn about the textile industry that coined this area.The textile museum with the weaving and spinning hall will give you a great insight into the old industry. If you're lucky you'll even get a guided tour in English. I found it fascinating...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

A lovely small museum on textiles. The museum shop is worth a visit as well. They sell wonderfull dishcloths there, they last a lifetime. You cannot get any better elsewhere.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Pieter V
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Visited this small museum whilst researching family history and we were impressed by the re-creation of a textile factory still in working order. Fascinating to see and hear electric weaving looms from the early 20th century, with the designs controlled by punched paper tape, reminiscent...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank MrandMrsT
Reviewed 28 April 2015

i went there with the Family and we learned a lot about the history of weaving. There are many looms and the friendly staff give plenty of Background informations. Most of the looms can be operated (very noisy) and it was great. Part of the...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank 54MartinG
Reviewed 1 October 2014

We visited on a quiet day and therefore one of volunteers was happy to give us a demonstration of how some of the machines worked. The museum is split over two sites. Naturally we went to the weaving mill first which was the building indicated...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Abrams
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Eine ausgezeichnte Alternative MIT fantastischer Aussicht. The food choice is exceptional. Excellent value for money... However be there for opening time as advertised. No queuing , remember you are in Deutschland. Who arrives first gets the choice of table... there is no new food added...More

Date of experience: June 2013
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Reviewed 3 September 2013

We visited to see the manufacturing equipment and history of the industrial processes but found our 3 year old was fascinated by the small original locomotive, freight cars and train turntable outside. A nice place to visit and with a very nice restaurant.

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank TX_Champ
Reviewed 28 March 2013

This museum shows everything from the past until now, regarding textile weaving. The volunteers show you how every machine works and the old steam engine is nicely kept and shows that in the past they even made workspaces like this a nice place to be,...More

Thank MissKuper1980
Reviewed 3 March 2013

Wonderful museum with the original flooring and machines used during the pre- union industrial period. They have some of the original housing used by workers and their families. The only problem was that none of the info plaques were in english. We had a german...More

Date of experience: February 2013
Thank hhstokes
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