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Museum.BL

Nature and environment
History and tradition
Liestal
Switzerland
The most important business in the city and region of Baselused to be the silk ribbon industry. Since the 16th century silk ribbons from Basel were considered as top-notch standard in international fashion. The exhibition focuses on the rise and decline of the silk ribbon industry in the 19th and early 20th century and the consequences for workers and factory owners. Various silk ribbons showcase the beauty of the art and two fully functioning weaving looms complement the exhibition.

Temporary exhibitions

Museum.BL
Museum.BL
Opening hours

TUE-SUN 10.00-17.00
Address
Museum.BL
Zeughausplatz 28
4410
Liestal
Switzerland
+41 61 552 59 86

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