30th of August 2020

The Lublin Open Air Village Museum invites you on August 30th, 2020 to an event called Flax Sunday. On that day, we will tell our Guests the story of flax. Flax relics and museologists’ knowledge about flax will be the basis of meetings with the public, which will take place in the sector Town sector.

Those, who visit the open air museum on that day will not only get to know what scutching [międlenie] or grinding [cierlenie] is, they will also have a chance to watch presentations of various activities connected to growing and processing of flax. Another important point of the programme will be an exhibition devoted to flax tradition in the arcade of the house from Wojsławice.




The arcade of the house in Wojsławice | at 12: 00 a.m. 3: 00 p.m.

an exhibition devoted to the flax tradition

A field of flax near the church in Matczyn | at 12: 00 p.m. -12: 45 p.m.

flax harvest

Stodolna Street [Ulica Stodolna] | at 12: 50 a.m.3: 00 p.m.

twirling linen ropes on a rope cart;

preprocessing of flax: scutching on a wooden scutch, battering, combing on a weaving brush

at 12: 00 p.m.3: 00 p.m.

linen bleaching show:

measuring linen canvas with cubit [łokcie] and archine [arszyny] and converting into meters


* We remind you of the obligation to maintain a 2-meter social distance and not to gather in large groups.


Entrance tickets: 18 zł / 9 zł