The Silk Museum is located at Bsous, caza of Aley, Mount
Lebanon, only 15 km from the capital City Beirut and 4 km away
from Damascus Road.
Amongst beautiful olive groves and gardens, come and discover the
secrets of silk at The Silk Museum . Silk production in Lebanon
goes back to the Middle Ages and in the nineteenth century it
became the main activity for a large section of the population,
creating great social and economic change in the lives of the
Lebanese. The Silk Museum has become an important reference of
ecological, cultural and economic history.
The Silk Museum is a private institution owned by George
and Alexandra Asseily.