The Silk Museum

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Get your tickets on line

You can buy your tickets online by using your credit/debit card.

You will receive your tickets in your email once you have purchased them online.

On the day of your visit, you must bring your ticket in print or digital form with you.

Each ticket is valid for one person, for the museum and the date written thereon.

Ticket cannot be returned, cancelled or altered.

You can purchase same-day tickets till midday. After that you are only able to purchase your tickets from the Museum’s ticket office.

In the Museum, all the necessary safety measures for protection against COVID 19 are taken daily to safeguard the health of visitors and employees. Press here to find more about the entrance procedure and the documents that you need to provide. 

1. Choose date

Opening hours

From March 1st through to October 15th:
Daily (except Tuesdays) 10 am - 6 pm.
From October 16th through to February 28th:
Daily (except Tuesdays) 10 am - 5 pm.

Closed on: Tuesdays, January 1st, Good Friday (until 12 noon), (Greek Orthodox) Easter Sunday, May 1st, August 15th, December 25th and 26th and January 18th (local patronal feast).

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Selected Date

Friday, July 1, 2022

2. Select type and number of tickets

Select type and number of tickets
Standard entrance fee
€ 4.00 Registration Closed
Winners card
€ 2.00 Registration Closed
Kids Ticket (Free of Charge)

0-17 years old

Registration Closed


Reduced entrance fee and Free Admission tickets can only be obtained at the Museum.

For group bookings (more than 20 persons), please contact the Museum.

Information

The Silk Museum in Soufli is housed in the Kourtidis Mansion (1883) and presents the stages of pre-industrial sericulture and silk manufacturing.

At the permanent exhibition of the Museum, visitors are informed about the multifaceted role of silk as a timeless feature of material culture, and they learn how Soufli became a significant silk production centre from the late 19th century until the mid-20th century.  Visitors discover the processes of sericulture following all the stages, from the production and incubation of the silkworm's eggs to the dyeing and weaving of silk textiles. Finally, visitors also have the chance to admire traditional local costumes of Soufli and impressive costumes of the Chinese Opera, part of a collection that was donated to the Foundation by the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in May 2018

 

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Where?

The Silk Museum
Eleftheriou Venizelou 73
GR-684 00 Soufli
Evros, Greece


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Contact

Contact Museum

Phone: +30 25540 23700

Safety measures Covid-19

  • Wear a mask
  • Use antiseptic hand gel
  • Keep a distance of 2 m
  • Do not touch the exhibits
  • Prefer contactless transactions
  • Cough or sneeze into the crook of your elbow or a handkerchief