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Museo didattico della Seta

Silk in Como, history and tradition

The museum shows the cultural and entrepreneurial tradition of silk in Como with machines, looms, fabrics and stories that had huge impacts on the territory. The museum is over 1000 square meters large and it's a place for exhibitions and cultural events open to visitors and schools.
The Museum has a store of products reflecting the high quality silk production in the city of Como.
When purchasing an item, you give your contribution to this cultural organization so that it can continue to fulfil its mission aim at preserving , studying and spreading its territory’s culture and history.

Via Castelnuovo 9
Phone: +39 031 303180
More details (in Italian)

The museum is open Tuesday to Friday, 10am to 6pm. Saturdays 10am to 1pm. Sundays and holidays only for groups (reservation needed).  

Adults 10 Euro

The museum is part of the tour Como city of silk