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Museum of the Factory

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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History of Lodz is here

Lodz owns its history to this factory. It is impossible to have a clue of Lodz without visiting... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
ThanassisSerres
History of Lodz - Get the Millworkers Perspective

To understand Lodz it's important to know something about its history which is based on the textile... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
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20 May 2018
“History of Lodz is here”
23 Aug 2016
“History of Lodz - Get the Millworkers Perspective”
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Museum of the Factory shows the history of a textile mill complex founded by Izrael Poznański in mid 19th century. In the times of its past glory the factory produced million of metres of cotton fabrics. The exhibition shows how the factory...more
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Drewnowska 58 | Manufaktura, Lodz 91-002, Poland
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

Lodz owns its history to this factory. It is impossible to have a clue of Lodz without visiting this place. Moreover, the surrounding manufactura mall is a pleasant place. There are plenty of other activities you may enjoy, but visiting this museum is a must.

Thank ThanassisSerres
Reviewed 24 August 2016

To understand Lodz it's important to know something about its history which is based on the textile industry. This museum gives some good insight's. Wish it were bigger but the admission price is tiny and very good value. Wouldn't recommend for small children, they won't...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

It is a good way to know manufactura's story, there is a beautiful view. When u go to manufaktura it is good to pass by

Thank Juliana S
Reviewed 15 July 2016

The importance of the textile industry to the growth and blossoming of Lodz is unquestioned. Thus, in order to understand Lodz it would be important to have a sense of what took place in this regard. While this museum does contain some of the basic...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Good idea however only one floor not much to see. I have been leaving in Lodz for over 20 years, but I have to say avoid this museum. I know is just over £1 for entry but is nothing there.

Thank KrisDurrans
Reviewed 17 February 2016

The museum gave an excellent history of how Lodz became the great rival of Manchester in the cotton industry from approx. 1820 till all their major markets collapsed at the end of World War !. Facenating to follow the history up to our time!

Thank PerO1944
Reviewed 5 September 2015

A great museum that told the story of the textile industry and the factory site in particular. At one time there were 850 textile factories in Lodz contributing to the expansion of a once tiny village. A really interesting story and a great roof top...More

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 3 September 2015

A great family attraction, you will learn not just how cotton came from the fields and how it was processed and then turned onto clothes, but also the history of an industry that made some people extremely wealthy in Lodz. A real working historic museum...More

Thank Stuart H
Reviewed 15 March 2015

The biggest architectural re-conversion project what I've seen so far. Hotel, cinema, restaurants, shopping mall, open space...

2  Thank Călin L
Reviewed 28 June 2014

It's surprisingly small, giving a quick overview of how the factory which occupied the current Manufaktura complex fared over time. Somehow one expects more esp. given how big the factory once was.

1  Thank esthero1
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