Project Description

VALENCIA - SILK MUSEUM AND SILK EXCHANGE

Our guided tour Valencia Silk Museum and Silk Exchange is two-hour daily walking tour with an official tourist guide to the two most emblematic monuments of the silk industry and commercialization in the City of Valencia: the Silk Exchange and the Museum and College of Major Art of the Silk.

First, we will visit the exteriors and interiors of the Silk Exchange, an authentic jewel of medieval Gothic architecture, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. We will discover its long history and awesome architectural and decorative details. We will enjoy impressive Contract Hall, beautiful Orange Garden and majestic room of the Consulate of the Sea.

Afterwards, we will visit the interiors of the Museum and College of Major Art of the Silk, which is also the oldest and largest trade union archive in Europe. We will discover the key historical moments in the introduction and development of the silk industry in the city of Valencia. On the second floor we are going to visit the noble rooms of the building: the Hall of Fame, the Pometa Room and the Chapel. Silk Museum exhibits spectacular collection of different garments, utensils and objects. In the end of the tour we will meet authentic historical silk looms from the 18th and 19th centuries.

Finally, you are going to have an opportunity to purchase silk souvenirs in the museum shop.

Details of the guided tour Valencia Silk Museum and Silk Exchange

Our guided tour Valencia Silk Museum and Silk Exchange is a daily tour which is perfect for the individual tourists, families, friends, cruise passengers, organized groups and MICE.

Language: English, Spanish and Russian. The guide is doing the tour only in one language.

Type of the tour: Scheduled and shared walking tour.

Days: Daily from Tuesday to Sunday.

Duration: 2 hours.

Starting time: 11:00 a.m.

Meeting place for the guided tour Valencia Silk Museum and Silk Exchange

The meeting place is the Tourist Info Office located at the main facade of Valencia City Hall Building – Ayuntamiento Square nº1 (1 City Hall Square). Google Maps Plus Code is FJ9F+X5 Valencia.

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Itinerary of the guided tour Valencia Silk Museum and Silk Exchange

The itinerary is: City Hall Square → Silk Exchange → Museum and College of Major Art of the Silk.

Visiting inside: Silk Exchange and Museum and College of Major Art of the Silk.

Price - Entrance tickets - Booking

Price: adults 25 € per person, children from 6 to 12 years old 8 €.

Groups: For the groups of 6 people or more we suggest you to book this tour, but on private basis. In this case we can arrange any other possible meeting time, place and duration.

Paid entrance tickets: Yes, already included in price of the tour.

Booking: is necessary in advance. You can do it by email info@discovering-valencia.com or by WhatsApp +34 687 025 082 / +34 607 360 343 / +34 663 419 931. Once you booked the tour, please recheck our confirmation. Also you can buy this tour directly at any Tourist Info Office in Valencia. There are 5 of them located at: Plaza del Ayuntamiento nº1; Calle de la Paz nº48; Paseo de Neptuno nº2; Joaquin Sorolla Railway Station and in Valencian Airport.

Flyer of the daily guided tour Valencia Silk Museum and Silk Exchange

Please download the flyer of this tour just clicking on the image below.

Flyer Valencia - City of Silk daily tour

Accessibility – Recommendations

Accessibility: Our daily guided tour Valencia Silk Museum and Silk Exchange is suitable for the people with special physical requirements and wheelchair users. Please just keep in mind that more people may participate in this tour, so you should be able to move in the same time with the whole group. If you feel you need any kind of specific attention or you are moving very slowly, please check with us the possibility to book this tour on private basis.

For other accessible tours please check our specific selection of Accessible Tours in Valencia, Alicante and Castellon. Please keep in mind that not every tour in our website is accessible for the people with special physical requirements or wheelchair users. If you need adapted transport to arrive to the meeting or starting point of this tour, please check dedicated page to Accessible Vehicles in our Transport Section.

Children: This guided tour perfectly can be done with children.

Suggestions: This tour is mainly walking, so comfortable cloth and footwear is very advisable. In the summer season we recommend the use of adequate sun protection and carry a bottle of water.

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COVID-19 safety measures

Please don’t forget to bring your surgical or hygienic face mask and antibacterial-antiseptic hand gel. Our guides are always using their own masks and gel. Please keep in mind we are not providing masks or gel to our customers. Our company Discovering Valencia Guided Tours and Activities is certified by the all Spain State Secretariat of Tourism as Responsible Tourism Company. This certification means we are strictly following the Guidelines on Measures to Reduce the Spread of the SARS-CoV-2 Coronavirus in the Tourism Sector.

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