Kurdish Textile Museum, Erbil

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At Kurdish Textile Museum, get a feel for Kurdish history and culture by inspecting a colorful diversity of textile artworks. Located on the top floor of a local citadel, the museum's picturesque setting thematically complements the exhibits. Explore the museum's two floors and you’ll see numerous items made according to the Kurdish tribes’ tradition, including carpets, rugs, tapestries, hats, and other examples of various fabrics, all of which once formed part of a private collection. After you’ve finished your tour, explore the rest of the citadel. Arrange your visit to Kurdish Textile Museum and discover more family-friendly attractions in Erbil using our Erbil journey builder .
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  • In the heart of the big citadel this musueum is like an oasis of quietness, freshness and memories of this beautiful art of broidery. Carpets, kilim, other pieces of colourful and beautiful handicraft...  more »
  • The smell of the fabric, the colors, the threads, the lighting, the arrangements, the decorations all takes you back to the old days of Arbil craftsmanship when the textiles were made with sweat. A jo...  more »
  • This museum is more than a Museum of textile. It allows to better understand the local culture and the diversity of groups and tribes together. A must see!
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  • Its so great and very important antique of kurdistan - Erbil
  • Had a great time there
  • Nice kurdish culture place
  • All types of kurdish ancient Kilim, Felt, Rug
  • Nice place
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