Home to the history of Switzerland’s long-standing textile tradition, the Textile Museum St. Gallen showcases internationally significant collections. Presenting a large variety of textiles from the multi-faceted historic beginnings to contemporary developments, this cultural highlight is not to be missed. The textile museum, located in the heart of St. Gallen, features various areas: There is the impressive textile library, the historic hand embroidery machine, an area dedicated to visions where contemporary collections by Swiss manufacturers are showcased, and of course the exhibitions. “One of our highlights is the permanent exhibition Manufacturers & Manipulators,” explains spokesperson Silvia Gross.