Loan of TRC exhibitions

The TRC is actively involved in the creation and presentation of exhibitions about different aspects of dress and textiles, from all over the world. Per 1 January 2017, three complete exhibition packages have been prepared that are on loan to interested and suitable museums or institutes. These exhibitions cover a minimum of 150 sq metres and can be expanded upon by the host museum/institute, with the help of the TRC. They are:

In addition, separate exhibition packages, of different sizes, can be prepared at relatively short notice for interested parties. These packages are based on past exhibitions at the TRC. They can be displayed as provided by the TRC, or expanded upon by the host museum/institute, in consultation with the TRC. For further information, please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  

Single showcase displays:

Smaller exhibitions (up to 50 square metres):

Medium size exhibitions (between 50 and 100 square metres):

Large exhibitions (75 square metres or more):


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Hogewoerd 164, 2311 HW Leiden. Tel. +31 (0)71 5134144 / +31 (0)6 28830428

Opening times: Monday to Thursday: 10.00-16.00 hrs, other days by appointment. Holidays: until 11 August

Bank account number: NL39 INGB 0002 9823 59, Stichting Textile Research Centre

Entrance is free, but donations are always welcome !

TRC Gallery exhibition: 5 Sept. -19 Dec. 2019: Socks&Stockings

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The TRC is dependent on project support and individual donations. All of our work is being carried out by volunteers. To support the TRC activities, we therefore welcome your financial assistance: donations can be transferred to bank account number NL39 INGB 000 298 2359, in the name of the Stichting Textile Research Centre.
Since the TRC is officially recognised as a non-profit making cultural institution (ANBI), donations are tax deductible for 125% for individuals, and 150% for commercial companies. For more information, click here
Financial donations to the TRC can also be made via Paypal: 

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