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Swiss trip

1 Oct - 4 Oct 2018

Abbeg Stiffung,
Bern Historical Museum,
Chateau de Prangins


This European members-only trip includes visits to three different textile venues.

A day at the Abbeg Stiffung looking at A Taste for the Exotic: European Silks of the 18th Century and a tour of the permanent galleries, both curator-led. A visit and guided tour to the Abbeg villa.

Looking at early tapestries at Bern Historical Museum with the curator.

Onto Geneva to the Chateau de Prangins to see the printed textile temporary exhibition Indiennes. A tour of the Chateau, and viewing the gardens.

For full programme contact Meg at events@textilesociety.org.uk