Industriemuseum and its collection


MIAT (Museum about industry, labour and textile) illustrates the evolution of industrial society from 1750 to now. Periods covered are: the first Industrial Revolution, the rise of the machine, the evolution of the consumption and information society, the evolving technology and everyday life. Special attention is given to textiles, for a long time the most important industry in Flanders. The role of women and 'child labor' in industrial society are also discussed.

NLMIAT Museum over Industrie, Arbeid en Textiel
ENMIAT Museum about industry, labour and textile
ENMuseum of Industry
FRMIAT Musée sur l’industrie, le travail et textile
FRMusée de l'industrie

History & Anthropology  History & Anthropology Industrial heritage

Minnemeers 9
9000 Ghent

Visitor information Industriemuseum

Opening hours

We off
Sa,Su,PH,SH 10:00-18:00


Wheelchair accessible
Museum shop

Location & Map

Minnemeers 9, Ghent

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