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The Museum of Laundry, in the old part of the city,  offers you a journey through the history of soap, laundry and the living and working conditions of laundresses in Spa.

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Your visit to the Museum of Laundry

Some twenty rooms tell you how women - and sometimes men - did the laundry from antiquity to the present day. You can admire the first wooden washing machines, discover the products used before the invention of soap, see amazing machines working... and learn how soap was invented and which processes were found to whiten linen.

Temporary exhibition

Such as...

  • Men and laundry
  • Laundry in cartoons
  • The little things used by advertisers

PassÔMusées: combined museums

Visit these nearby museums with a combined ticket:

For prices and informations, please concetact the Tourist Office in Spa.



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