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Museo-Laboratorio di Tessitura a Mano Giuditta Brozzetti

Via Tiberio Berardi 5/6 | Traversa di Via Faina, 06123, Perugia, Italy
+39 075 40236
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History and the ancient art of weaving

Marta herself ( the great granddaughter of a renowned weaver and creator of advanced weaving... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Donna M
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Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, United States
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Unique experience of Italian cultural history

This museum/atelier is amazing. The artist/owner will demonstrate the tradition of Umbrian loom... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
jgc37
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Perugia, Italy
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Monday to friday: am 8,30-12,30 pm 3-6, Saturday and Sunday also available by appointment. The exclusive workshop is located in the fascinating, deconsecrated Romanesque church of San Francesco delle Donne. In August open every morning from Monday to Friday, afternoon and weekend by appointment. Closed the first two weeks of February.
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Via Tiberio Berardi 5/6 | Traversa di Via Faina, 06123, Perugia, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Marta herself ( the great granddaughter of a renowned weaver and creator of advanced weaving techniques) led us on a private tour of the museum that she established in a beautiful old church owned by her family. A truly remarkable walk back in time to...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

This museum/atelier is amazing. The artist/owner will demonstrate the tradition of Umbrian loom weaving and tell you something of its history. (She speaks very good English.) Her works range from the traditional — she actually recreates Umbrian textiles from Renaissance paintings! — to her own...More

Thank jgc37
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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

This is not a museum. A museum is a tomb dedicated to cultures and arts that have died. This is a living, breathing home of art. I initially dreaded visiting something called a 'textile museum' but I was so wrong: this turned out to be...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

We went to this museum and were happily surprised to be guided through the fascinating process of weaving jacquard fabric as it has been done since the middle ages. The director is a lovely and lively woman who is passionate about preserving this tradition. The...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

After navigating the twisted and turning streets of Perugia we found our way to amagical visit into the history of weaving in Perugia. Our guide is the great granddaughter of the founder. Their work is beyond compare! The Italian government should support this amazing business,...More

Thank Carrie R
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

A weaving museum in a historic palace, with ancient loom and other machines for textiles fabrications; the owner was himself a weawer and gives explications in a good and interesting ambiance.

Thank Manuela L
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

We knew nothing about weaving and visited on the strength of Trip Advisor reviews. What a wonderful experience! The setting was beautiful and so were the displays of fabrics and textiles. However, what made the the visit so memorable was the owner; she not only...More

Thank lovenewplaces
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

We had such a lovely time during our visit here. The owner/weaver was absolutely wonderful--kind, friendly, and patiently answered all of our questions. A truly unique and special place!

Thank lovetotravelohyeah
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

I was lucky to visit when on a break. The place is wonderful and Marta is amazing her passion and knowledge for woven textiles is excellent what talent. I have and will continue to recommend this place to everyone. This place is steeped in talent...More

Thank Jo S
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Went with a small tour of the textile museum - Marta was excellent at explaining how the looms worked and the history of the textile craft. Very informative and interesting

Thank RNA1958
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Yes, right across from the building
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Response from Giuditta B | Property representative |
I'm sorry I saw your message just now ... Our laboratory is open from Monday to Friday and on demand during the week end. Price for about 45 minutes guided tour is € 4.00/person. Once you have the date planned, please let... More
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