Children's tour: Iita the Cotton Angel

Walking tour for families at the Forssa Spinning Mill Area



Forssa, Finland
Available in Finnish and English
30 minutes
10 spots per experience
July - September


What are we going to do

GUIDED WALKING TOUR FOR FAMILIES

A museum guide Tuuli and Iita the Cotton Angel-doll will take you and your family around the Forssa Spinning Mill Area. You will get to know the places where Cotton Angels worked, slept and ate.

What was life like for a young factory worker during the late 1800s? What was the Spinning Mill Area like, and who or what were Cotton Angels?

Price: 10€/person
Start: At the Forssa Museum (Wahreninkatun 12)
Duration: 30 min
Walking distance: ~500 m

*Recommended to children until the age of 10.

Let's travel back in time together!

About Forssan museo - the Doer

We are a small community of versatile museum professionals working together to create memorable experiences for our visitors. We come from different backgrounds including experience in the field of textiles and textile work, art history, cultural history, pedagogy and archaeology. Everyone has their own way of stroytelling but we all feel passionate about local history, culture and textile industry.

See you at the Forssa Museum!
Kati, Asta, Kristiina & Tuuli

Reviews

Sirpa

Sirpa

Kiitos teille sinne Museolle! Olimme tyttären tyttären kanssa katsomassa paikkoja, joissa hänen 1800-luvun lopulla työnsä 12-vuotiaana aloittanut "mummonsa" oli työssä. Unohtumaton kokemus meille molemmille.
Lämpimästi kiittäen hienosti toteutetusta vierailusta. Sirpa Hämäläinen
Forssan museo Forssan museo Suuri kiitos myös teille! Oli ilo kierrellä kanssanne Kehräämöllä historian tarinoissa. T. Tuuli museolta

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