Waalwijk might be a small town, but it is home to some of the best sights in The Netherlands! Here are some suggestions for students and visitors of SLEM:
About half an hour by bus you will find the Textile Museum, in Tilburg, a buzzing university town. This museum is unique in its approach and an example for - and partner of - SLEM. It has a state-of-the-art Textile Lab with both high-tech and antique machines where students and professionals can develop (experimental) textiles, assisted by the highly experienced museum staff.
Waalwijk is situated in a very green area. In fact, it is bordering the most beautiful national park of The Netherlands: Loonse en Drunense Duinen. This magical area of sand dunes is a great place to relax, recharge and get creative ideas...