The Cholet Textile Museum traces the history of the textile industry and presents the different weaving techniques...
For the anecdote, it is in the workshop of the Textile Museum that the famous and legendary little red handkerchief of Cholet is still woven... An essential stopover during your stay at the hotel!
Located in the former laundry of the Rivière Sauvageau, the museum reveals the stages of fabric making from fibre to weaving, including the bleaching of finished fabrics.
A room is dedicated to the history of the fabric industry. The visitor thus discovers the history of Cholet's textile industry as well as the working conditions of the workers in the 19th century. The museum also offers demonstrations on looms, temporary exhibitions, guided tours and activities...
For more information: www.museedutextile.com