Suzhou Silk Museum

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2001 Renmin Road, Canglang District
0512-6753 6506
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Opening Hours:8am-5:30pm.The various displays give an excellent overview of the history of Suzhou's silk industry and aspects of sericulture and silk production. Exhibits include over 80 traditional looms, 320 samples of silk from various dynasties, 30 bolts of ancient silk, 350 ancient garments, and a large number of samples of modern silk products. Visitors can also see live silkworms in various stages of their life cycle, as well as examples of silk embroidery and clothing.

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