Daegu is the center of textile industry in Korea. Fashion and textile markets of Daegu were achieved over one hundred million dollars leading economy growth of Korea. Therefore many Koreans associate 'textile' or 'fashion' with Daegu.
You can watch Daegu's textile history, high-tech textile products, local companies which made the best record, famous designers, and other things concerned Daegu textile industry right here, at DTC (Daegu Textile Complex) Textile Museum.
At the entrance of the museum, you'll see a sculpture which stands for 'a needle and thread'. It was installed with desire of prosperity of fashion industry in Daegu.
The museum is good field trip place for family with children. You can get all sorts of brochures and guidebook at 1st floor, information center. Moreover they offer lockers and baby care room for parents convenience.
Look at those colorful fabric on display!
On 2nd floor you will see the transition of modern fashion trends.
At children's activity room you will see how excited kids are about learning about fashion and textile. Diverse toys and education tools are interesting enough to make kids studious!
It's a good tour place for adults as well. History of textile industry, features of each kind of textiles, and advance of local textile companies and other many sections are waiting for you.
And don't forget to stop by future hall!
If you are in Daegu, you should visit here sometime. It will be a great opportunity to understand Daegu's core industry, the textile and fashion.
Photos: Citizenn Press, Lim Kyung-Ok
DTC Textile Museum
■Opening Hours: 9:00a.m.~6:00p.m. / Closed every Monday
■Admission: Free / Special Exhibition might be charged.
■Address : 227, Palgong-ro, Dong-gu, Daegu, Korea
■English Website : http://me2.do/GDdAUnD0