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Museo y Colegio del Arte Mayor de la Seda

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Calle Hospital 7, 46001 Valencia, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were greeted by a friendly helpful person on the door who explained what our visit would entail. We learned a lot abut silk production and how important it was to Valencia in past times.

Thank DougShaw1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this museum after picking up a leaflet about it at St Nicholas' Church. We had the opportunity to see one of the guides demonstrate how to use a loom. The museum itself is fairly small and there is some information in English. The...More

Thank Marie Annette O
Reviewed 8 May 2018

We went here because my wife is in the Embroiderer`s Guild but I also found it very interesting. Nice old building and exhibits giving the history of silk making. Don`t miss the regular demonstration of the weaving machine in the building next to the shop....More

Thank Tony J
Reviewed 7 April 2018

An interesting museum. You follow an audio guide, which contains the right amount of information. Lots of good artefacts to see.

Thank Russ1470
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Most of Valencia’s musea are located in the most beautiful authenticiteit buildings or palaces. The museum about everything that relates to silk is located in a recently completed and renovated building of the Collegio of Weavers. A must to see.

Thank ruudzeller
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This is a recently opened museum near the central market, which our cab driver had never heard of. It is well worth the effort to get there, though. A small museum in the actual old guild building, it has recently been beautifully restored and has...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Nice history building with the history of Valencian silk. it is interesting and also you can see some dresses. Check open hours before!

Thank Tjasa C
Reviewed 18 June 2017

A small museum telling the story of the silk industry in Valencia. Excellent audio guide. I have no interest in silk or weaving but still found the museum of interest.

Thank JR_Essex
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This incredible museum was opened in June of 2016, so it has only been open 11 months. After 2 years of major renovation, they have brought this beautiful building back to it's early glory! The outside of the building was also restored and they have...More

Thank cockers2luv
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It is a close menu with few option but everything was great. The starters and the rice was awesome, I wish I come back soon. We saved time choosing the lunch, it was quick and very good. The place is nice and very calm, a...More

Thank René P
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