Krefeld silk culture, the “House of Silk Culture” enables its visitors to gain an insight into the history of the textile industry using the example of a hand weaving mill.Hand looms from times long past can be viewed here in their function.

Weaving silk fabrics was a long tradition in Krefeld. Today there are only a few textile weavers left, but they still produce first-class goods that are shipped all over the world. Often in the form of ties.


House of Silk Culture

Info & Notes :

Various exhibitions & events throughout the year. Special tours for school classes, as well as very special city tours on the topic of silk culture in Krefeld, only by appointment. The high-quality and unique products can be purchased in the museum shop.

Industrial Monuments in the Lower Rhine region:

House of Silk Culture

Location : Luisenstraße 15, 47799 Krefeld

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This map shows some industrial monuments in the region of the Lower Rhine. Among these are bridges , old steal mills and more.

Industrial Monuments

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In the region of the Lower Rhine you will find diverse historic buildings as castles,  palaces, churches and more.

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