Textile Catalogue ARQUEOTEX
The Wool Museum located in Covilhã, in facilities of the University of Beira Interior, was set up by the Rectorial Dispatch no. 12/89, January 20th.
It was created with the aim of preserving and recovering the dye-house area of the Royal Textile Factory, a state manufacture, founded by the Marquis of Pombal in 1764 and that was classified as Nation Cultural Heritage (Decree-law no. 28/82 of February 26th).
The Wool Museum and the Mathematics Department of UBI promote the organization of "Mathematics Games", of the Sciences College of University of Lisbon.
The UBI Days 2009
March, 10, 11 and 12 2009
The Wool Museum participates at 12th edition of THE UBI DAYS with guided tours to the Royal Textile Factory Nucleus (...)
The Wool Route Yarns
The pamphlet about the Wool Route TRANSLANA, in Portuguese, Spanish and English languages, is available at the Wool Museum Shops.
It was edited new pamphlets about the Wool Museum and its nuclei, the Royal Textile Factory, the Royal Textile Factory / Wool Manufacture Interpretation Centre, the Centre of Documentation/Archive and the Sun Tenters.