Como has been one of the most important towns for silk manufacturing for many centuries and to this very day, Como’s silk is still considered to be amongst the best for quality: The world’s leading fashion designers buy their silk here.

This itinerary includes a visit to the Silk Museum where you will be fascinated by the old machinery from bygone times such as the hand-looms.

Learn about the various steps of silk production from the breeding of silk worms to the processes of weaving, dyeing, and printing and completion of the finished product. We can also include a visit to a silk store with time to purchase goods.

Duratation: 2-3 hours

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Address

Associazione culturale operatori del turismo di Como e Lecco

Via Indipendenza, 54
22100 Como - Italy
P.IVA 03256970132

P: +39 339 41 63 108

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