Museum Weiler Textilgeschichte
The History of the Textile Industry between 1880 and 1982
History and tradition
Technique and industry
Weil am Rhein
The historical workshops of the silk weaving factory Schwarzenbach are home to an exhibition about the eventful history of the textile industry between 1880 and 1982 in Weil. A complete locksmith's shop, which dates back to the 1920s, and a small room in the former joinery showcase documents, pictures and several special exhibitions.
Karola Kauffmann in close contact with Schwarzenbach & Co. Artfully interwoven
Karola Kauffmann is one of the last professional hand weavers in Germany. She weaves her fabrics, clothes and art objects on looms that are more than 200 years old, like the ones used in the home long before industrialization. Karola Kauffmann's hand-woven fabrics are art - of a high standard...