Circus Knie Fashion

One hundred years of costumes in the Textilmuseum

This exhibition contains spectacular costumes from the beginning of the last century to today. Illustrating a hundred years of circus history, the Knie family’s magnificent garments are practical workwear at the same time as being highly fashionable. Details

7. March 2019 - 19. January 2020

Fabrikanten & Manipulanten

An exhibition on the history of the Eastern Switzerland's textile industry

The exhibition is dedicated to the eventful history of the textile industry in Eastern Switzerland, which began in the Middle Ages. Ups and downs characterise the sector, which has been strongly export-oriented from the outset and always reacts sensitively to economic, social, political and technological changes. Details

from 29. April 2017