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National Textile Museum

Museo Nacional del Textil

Museo Nacional del Textil

National Textile Museum (Norzin Lam, near the National Library of Bhutan, Thimphu) — this museum offers an in-depth look into the Bhutanese art form of weaving. You can see examples of weaving techniques from different areas of Bhutan, as well as styles of local dress and textiles made by local people. A small group of weavers usually work their looms inside the shop giving you the chance to see weaving firsthand. Admission: Nu. 250 (foreigners outside of SAARC), Nu. 100 (SAARC nationals). Hours: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm (Monday – Saturday), closed on Sunday.