COMOMuseo della Seta
Our friends, the silkworm and the silk
The Como Silk Museum is the only museum in the world able to show the visitor the entire production process, from silkworm to colourful yarns, from hand printing to fashion collections.
The Museum collects, treasures, displays machines, objects, documents, samples and instruments witnessing the glorious past of the textile industry that still nowadays rewards Como as the “City of Silk”.
The love and passion for silk have ancient origins, and nowadays, this technical and artistic heritage is organized in an educational area open to everybody.

May 18 International Museum Day

The Museum does not reopen to the public, it remains active on social, website and newsletter. In the meantime, it's thinking a safe opening. Stay tun [...]

May 2020

Flowers, designs, fabrics and clothes for all mothers... in this particular moment we offer you a virtual thought...We always work pending a reopening [...]

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29/02/2020 - 08/03/2020
The Golden Twenties - Postponed

Through the temporal line that tells the decade 1919-1929 the Silk Museum displays clothes, objects, accessories, precious fabrics and artifacts datin [...]

21/02/2020 - 06/03/2020
Colours Books - Postponed

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