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Musee Textile de Cholet et de la Mode

Rue du Docteur Roux, 49300 Cholet, France
+33 2 72 77 22 50
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nice place

they make with a old factory, a really nice place to psend a nice visit and you will know the... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2016
Steeve N
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Cholet, France
Very informative and well-laid out: signs in French only

If you have a little knowledge of French and the patience to translate the signs for yourself, this... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2016
SusanGH
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Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
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Welcome to the Textile Museum ! Located in an ancient laundry dated from 1881, the Textile Museum provides you a wide range of the Industrial Textile History and its technics by means of demonstrations and guided tours. It is here, at the Textile Museum, where we weave the famous "Mouchoir rouge de Cholet" (the red handkerchief of Cholet).
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3 Nov 2016
“nice place”
12 Oct 2016
“Very informative and well-laid out: signs in French only”
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Rue du Docteur Roux, 49300 Cholet, France
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Reviewed 3 November 2016

they make with a old factory, a really nice place to psend a nice visit and you will know the history of the town and products they make here

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AAMTC M, Médiatrice at Musee Textile de Cholet et de la Mode, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2016

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

If you have a little knowledge of French and the patience to translate the signs for yourself, this is an informative and interesting museum. It is extremely well laid out, showing the process from spinning the yarn, bleaching/dying, and weaving. I spent just over an...More

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AAMTC M, Médiatrice culturelle at Musee Textile de Cholet et de la Mode, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Dear Susan, Thanks for your message. We are sad that our signs are only in French. An english map guide of the museum is available at the reception. If you like, we can send you this document. Have a nice day, Bérengère

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Reviewed 27 June 2014

Fascinating museum telling the story of textiles in Cholet, which was clearly big business. Extremely well laid-out and you really got a sense of life at the time. The first hall contains 4 weaving machines from early 20th century to modern days showing the evolution...More

5  Thank Cornish Wanderer
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