Humans have created textiles since the beginning of times.
Although clothes serve primarily as a protection against weather and other external influences as well attractive outfit, they also a reflect social relations and time. We use them in every imaginable area: for clothing, decoration, in the home, in medicine and technology.
The newly arranged permanent exhibition Textiles in Times Past and Today displays the development of textile technology in the Slovene territory. It is divided into two large sections: textile crafts and textile industry, one of the leading industries in 20th century Slovenia.