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City Museum Almelo

Stadsmuseum Almelo

August 24, 2016

Most towns have their own city museum (Stadsmuseum). Sometimes called Historic museum. They may sound boring, but some are surprisingly fresh and interesting. The museum in Almelo has been renovated and renewed earlier this year.

Stadsmuseum Almelo

After entering the museum through the art room (paintings), you have to walk to the main building via a small garden. There you will find a number of old artefacts.

Stadsmuseum Almelo

Like these in the stone wall.

Stadsmuseum Almelo

Here we are inside the museum itself.

Stadsmuseum Almelo

Stadsmuseum Almelo

Stadsmuseum Almelo

Local dresses like these are still worn in some small villages, but in Almelo they are only history.

Stadsmuseum Almelo

Scholco was one of the textile factories that were renowned for their excellent designs and quality.

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www.stadsmuseumalmelo.nl