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Cholet and its Textile museum

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Cholet and its Textile museum - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Maine-et-Loire
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Linen weaving and the production of the famous red handkerchiefs have made the town of Cholet famous.

The Textile museum housed in the former Rivière Sauvageau laundry recounts the history of the textile industry around Cholet and describes the manufacturing techniques. Weaving demonstrations are also put on.

Opening timesMonday: Fermé   •   Tuesday: Fermé   •   Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM, 02:00 PM – 06:00 PM   •   Thursday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM, 02:00 PM – 06:00 PM   •   Friday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM, 02:00 PM – 06:00 PM   •   Saturday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM, 02:00 PM – 06:00 PM   •   Sunday: 02:00 PM – 06:00 PM
AddressRue du Docteur Roux, Cholet
Telephone+33 2 72 77 22 50

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Cholet and its Textile museum

Come in the Choletais! Witness of the Wars of the Vendée, cradle of the textile, the Choletais is discovered through its architectural, artisanal, artistic patrimony and of course its boutiques and brands stores.

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Downtown Cholet (© Richard)
Downtown Cholet (© Richard)
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Museum of Art and History Cholet (© Richard)
Museum of Art and History Cholet (© Richard)
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Church of the Sacred Heart (© M. Richard)
Church of the Sacred Heart (© M. Richard)
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Garden Mail (© Richard)
Garden Mail (© Richard)
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National Trades Shoe - Saint-André-de- la-Marche
National Trades Shoe - Saint-André-de- la-Marche
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Cholet Carnival - Day Parade (© CFFS)
Cholet Carnival - Day Parade (© CFFS)
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Carnival - Night Parade in April (© CFFS)
Carnival - Night Parade in April (© CFFS)
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