The Textile Museum/Textiellab in Tilburg has more and more a name among enthusiasts and people who work with textiles professionally.
About the TextielMuseum in Tilburg in brief. It is a museum that focuses specifically on textile design, visual art and industrial heritage. The latter mainly in the sense of the history of textile production and industrialization in Tilburg in the 19th century. In Tilburg, this mainly concerns the processing of wool. In the textile museum you can see how textiles are made in the TextielLab, a unique development center for textiles. You can also view various exhibitions on historical and current themes in the field of textiles. The museum is open from Tuesday to Sunday.
This blogpost is written bij B&B Tilburg Gust van Dijk and first published on 8 February 2018 and actualized in 2023. Especially the annex TextielLab, the by now renowned workshop for research and use of the latest processing techniques and new textile materials, knows how to attract designers and artists for a period of research or work. Of course the real fans already know how to find this place flawlessly for workshops and meetings in which either the history or the near future for textile applications are central.