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Textile Museum, Kuching

(3.5/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
A heaven for history and fashion aficionados, Textile Museum features four different galleries providing a glimpse into the art and evolutionsof Malaysian textile production. You can view the stunning garments and cloths on display or check out the interesting clothing made completely out of tree bark. Also featured are traditional jewellery and accessories. The museum includes a small cafe and eatery, as well as a gift shop offering handmade souvenirs. Use our Kuching vacation builder to arrange your visit to Textile Museum and other attractions in Kuching.
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  • This museum turned out to be far more interesting that expected. Housed within an old colonial building it contains wonderful examples of ethnic Iban weaving in cloth and palm leaves. The focus is mai...  more »
  • If you or your loved ones are into Textiles - then this is the place to go. It is very in-depth about the processes of making textiles from the many ethnic groups that make up the country of Malaysia....  more »
  • it is located just opposite the post office. it is an old colonial building the architecture is nice and very colonial. the inside is a bit old. the staff are friednly and helpful they are very inform...  more »