Minsk region, Minsk District, city of Slutsk, st. M. Bogdanovicha, 8
This is one of the largest enterprises of art crafts in Belarus. The Museum of the History of the Slutsk Belts consists of several zones. In the zone "Slutsk belt" the original and a copy of the Slutsk belt are presented. In the XVIII-XIX centuries belts were made of silk, gold and silver threads. One piece could contain from 65 to 200 grams of precious metal. Slutsk belts became an outstanding artistic phenomenon not only of Belarusian, but also of Western European decorative and applied art of the 18th – 19th centuries.
This is the place, where:
You can see how representatives of a noble family lived.
You can see a machine made by the German company Mageba, made by a special order and having no analogues in the world.
The original of the Slutsk belt is kept.
They will tell you everything about the traditions associated with belts.
You can visit the cafe "Old Town" with an interesting design.
You can go back to the times of the XVI-XVIII centuries, when the belt was an obligatory attribute of the costume for all peoples of the world.
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