Ruta de la Seda Valencia

The Silk Route in Valencia

The Silk Route in Valencia

Learn about the historical legacy left in Valencia by the most important industry between the 14th and the 18th centuries: the silk trade.

Itinerary: We will visit the interiors of the Lonja de la Seda, Gothic building, a World Heritage Site since 1996. Also the recently restored College of the Greater Art of Silk, now converted into the Silk Museum. We will visit the district of Velluters, where the work of the Valencian silk industry union was concentrated. A store of traditional Valencian clothing (Albaes) will complete the tour to know the Valencia silk route.

Language of the tour: Bilingual (Spanish-English)
Departure Point: Tourist Info City Hall.
Hours: Saturdays, at 11.00 h.
Duration: 2 hours.