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Soierie Saint-Georges

Soierie SaintGeorges ©
Soierie SaintGeorges ©
Soierie SaintGeorges ©
Soierie SaintGeorges ©
Soierie SaintGeorges ©
Come and discover the last weaving workshop still in activity in Old Lyon, with the realization of fabrics for fashion designers or the castles furniture and see operate Jacquard looms from the 19th century..
Our workshop-store: an essential visit when discovering Lyon's heritage! Soierie Saint-Georges is where you can discover and become acquainted with Lyon's silk weaving history. During a guided tour, discover how silk and gold thread is woven on 19th century Jacquard looms. You'll be given a close up view of how fabrics designed for couturiers and château furnishings are made. You'll be shown all the techniques that have shaped Lyon's history since the 16th century; all the different stages, from design drawings to weaving on traditional looms. Our store offers the widest range of silks produced in Lyon at attractive prices. You'll be charmed by our ties, headscarves, scarves, stoles, wraps, chiffon and velvet fabrics, and more, all created thanks to traditional know-how.

Services

Pets welcome

Equipements

Parking

Langues parlées

English, French

Contact details

11 rue Mourguet 69005 Lyon 5ème

Tel. : 04 72 40 25 13

Rates

Group adults: 2 € (on booking).

Opening times

Open from Mon. to Sat.: 10 am-7 pm, closed on Jan. 1st and Dec. 25th.

Booking

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Interview

Camille Pantano, blogueuse culture
里昂的博物馆

卡米乐.潘塔诺(Camille Pantano),文化专栏博客撰稿人。

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卡米乐.潘塔诺(Camille Pantano),文化专栏博客撰稿人。里昂文化的特点是:城市外景艺术与博物馆艺术并存。