Off the beaten path and certainly a world treasure is the
During the Vienna Congress in 1815, it was decided that sericulture centers would be established in
The actual building was built between 1887 and 1893 by Polish architect Alexander Shinkevick who was living in
The silk museum's technical library houses more than 4,000 unique books in 26 languages concerning sericulture and other natural sciences including rare Chinese drawings on rice paper detailing silk production and processing.
This Museum is truly a unique part of the cultural heritage of