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Beijing Dong Wu silk Museum

Minzhuyuan Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China
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Silk, Silk and more Silk.

On entering this beautiful place you are welcomed and a demonstration is given on how they spin the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brisbane, Australia
They will ship your purchases

Had a wonderful talk on the life of a silk worm and another talk on how the silk is made. The... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Patti D
Hudson, Massachusetts
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  • Average32%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
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“queen size” (2 reviews)
“pure silk” (2 reviews)
“purchased” (9 reviews)
Minzhuyuan Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On entering this beautiful place you are welcomed and a demonstration is given on how they spin the silk from the cocoon of the silk worm. From one cocoon the length of the silk can be 1 and a 1/2 kilometres long. Then there is...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful talk on the life of a silk worm and another talk on how the silk is made. The presenter explained the silk process from the silk worm to the end product. It was very interesting. After the talk you can shop. They...More

1  Thank Patti D
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Well we went there as a part of a 2 days city tour. They showed us how silk is made and after that was the shopping part. I bought duvet and duvet cover for 500$ and they gave me as a present 2 pillow cases....More

Thank lichinka
Reviewed 10 March 2017

we purchased $2000 worth of bedding from them ,, they didnt have the colour we wanted in stock but said it would be in store in a few days and they would ship it to us ,, well that was 6 months ago , it...More

3  Thank skylift2016
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We enjoyed our visit as we learnt a lot about the way Silk is made into bedding & material. We purchased a Queen sized silk filled quilt which we have loved for the past 4 years (we visited in February 2012). In fact, we will...More

2  Thank Louise K
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Its name is museum but here is a place which exhibition silk products.all of goods are very nice but very expensive.I recommended to visit here.

1  Thank pghadamli
Reviewed 15 January 2016

We wanted to go to the famous (or notorious) Silk Market or Silk Street, but our half day-service driver brought us here instead saying that he wouldn't want us to have bad experience of Beijing shopping in the Silk Street/Market. So as we came to...More

1  Thank DM_Suhari
Reviewed 12 November 2015

The silk factory cum museum is a place to visit. We were treated to a tour of the factory and shown how silk is made. It was an amazing experience and wondered why we don't have a silk factory and if there is that I...More

Thank Zenaida D
Reviewed 9 November 2015

First off I'll start by saying I was forced to put a date within the last year for this review. However I actually visited in April 2012. During the time between I was unable to locate the proper location for review purposes. So with that...More

1  Thank j3mmr71
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Taken here on a tour, not sure what we were getting in to. But it is a good demonstration of how silk is made. And then they would like to sell blankets and so on, prices are good although at times can be a bit...More

1  Thank longtrails
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18 October 2015|
Response from BobDiane2014 | Reviewed this property |
Didn't go into games village. Only visit to silk factory. Very interesting. Well worth the time. I should say 70% of us on the tour bought silk pillows and or dooners . They are great.