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Perugia Turismo

Hand Weaving Workshop – Museum of Giuditta Brozzetti

Via Berardi 5/6 - Ex chiesa di S. Francesco delle Donne

Continuity in the umbrian weaving tradition

The workshop is situated in the gothic church of San Francesco delle Donne, first Franciscan settlement in Perugia.

Founded by Giuditta Brozzetti in 1921 as a workshop-school with the aim of reproducing traditional Umbrian textiles of mediaeval and renaissance origin.

After 4 generations, the heirs Clara and Marta ensure the continuity using manual pedal looms with four heddles from the XVIII Century and a jacquard loom from 1836.

Opening Hours: Mondays – Fridays 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm;

Saturdays and Sundays on appointment
Wheelchair accessible (except for bathrooms)

Entrance: € 4,00
Collective Ticket: 'DiversitARS' for groups of minimum 8 persons with guided tours and practical demonstration for two workshops, with Moretti Caselli Glass Studio Workshop € 6,00

Info: Tel +39 075 40236 - + 39 348 5102919 (Marta Cucchia) - fax +39 075 5002492 

Perugia Capitale