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Great exhibit of local hand and needle work, fantastic exhibit of the progression of weaving. There were 2 master weavers that showed us the techniques of weaving and gave us a demonstration. The section on sheep shearing and how woll was cleaned, combed and spinned...更多
Really interesting visit to this mill being from Manchester England was surprised to find out that it had once been called Little Manchester and there was a book in a glass cabinet that was actually from Manchester.
Located in an old woollen mill, this museum does a great job of showing how wool goes from sheep to fabric. If memory service, at the height of the wool industry in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, this region was one of the...更多
A very welcoming venue. Artist Diane Lemire's Paradox in the Nora Rosamond Hughes Gallery was endearing. Gift shop had a wide range on offer, all quality items. A bit tricky to move around the large machinery, but lots to learn.
This museum is a gem! The second floor is a fascinating view of the early textile industry in Canada - ca 1870. Run by volunteers, it is definitely worth a trip from Ottawa - and from farther away as well. Delightful gift shop with hand...更多
Excellent technical and historic review of a former textile mill. Variety of old equipment, active loom demonstrations, very good historical displays augmented by TV videos. Small but lovely art and craft store. Very friendly staff. There is an art gallery attached. Admission is reasonable. Washrooms...更多
This is a gem of a small museum, focussing on the region's textile history. The ground floor is dedicated to current art exhibits. The second floor provides an excellent overview of the wool milling business in this community, complete with videos and artifacts. The gift...更多