Guided tour ‘From Fibre to Fabric’

To understand weaving and knitting techniques properly, it is important learn the different stages of textile production processes.

This tour starts with raw fibres and takes students via the carding and spinning techniques to the loom and weaving machine and the knitting machine where the end results become visible.

Practical information

Costs
The costs are listed per programme. The costs cover guided tour supervision / workshop instruction, preparation and materials. Admission fees are also charged per student. The admission fee is € 3.00 per student or € 2.50 with a CKV/CJP card. Admission is free for accompanying adults.

Group size
The maximum group size for a guided tour or workshop is 15 children. Groups larger than 75 students require coordination by the museum staff, which costs € 55 per hour.

Booking

  • To book an excursion, fill in the booking request form. Museum excursions must be booked at least two weeks in advance.
  • When making a booking for several classes at the same time or an extensive programme, we advise making all the necessary arrangements earlier because of the limited amount of space.
  • All guided tours and workshops are given in Dutch. Workshops and guided tours in English can be organised on request.

Terms and conditions for school excursions
Read here the museum rules that apply to groups of schoolchildren and students.

Booking request form

Education

We prefer to receive a booking request by the form below. We will send a quotation as soon as possible. You can also use this form to ask for more information.