Museum of Narrow Woven Fabrics of Comines
Total and living immersion in a singular heritage unique in Europe
Are you ready for a total immersion and living in a singular heritage unique in Europe ? From cloth to ribbon, a continuous textile history of more than 850 years is revealed through weaving looms (still operational) and unusual archives.
The Museum of Narrow Woven Fabrics of Comines is open all year round by reservation for groups. In a lively way (with demonstrations), more than 850 years of continuous textile tradition are recounted here in Comines! At the end of the visit, conducted by an experienced guide, you will leave with a self-woven souvenir …
People with specific needs
The Museum of Narrow Woven Fabrics of Comines is entirely on one level, consisting of broad bays with weaving machines protected by railings and welcomes all types of disabilities. It proposes adapted tours (except sign language). It is open all year long with prior reservation.
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Based on a children’s story or a more technical yet lively approach, you immerse yourself with your entire class in the stylish textile heritage of the Euregio. Participate in the creation of a woven piece and let the fun activities win you over! Educational documents and a notebook with activities, available at the reception or downloadable from the website, allow you to prepare or extend your visit in the classroom.
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