Haapsalu Shawl Museum
|Address:||Karja tn 25, Haapsalu | Show on map|
|Mobile phone:||(+372) 516 0445|
|Method of payment:||Cash|
The Haapsalu Shawl, an extremely fine knitted shawl that can be pulled through a woman’ ring, has been the symbol of Haapsalu since the last century. At that time, as well as today, they are highly regarded by women. The knitters of traditional shawls knitter are professionals; the skill is passed down from generation to generation. In the Shawl Museum, which is located in a jewellery workshop, you can see a permanent exhibition on the past and present of the Haapsalu shawl, examine the extremely fine patterns, and buy one of the masterpieces for yourself.
Interesting fact: Haapsalu shawls have been presented as gifts to the women of the Swedish Royal Family as well as the Estonian President’s honoured guests.
Times and prices
|Tuesday–friday:||11:00 - 16:00|
|Saturday:||10:00 - 15:00|
Is open advance bookings only
Free of charge.
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