The Silk Farm was a big place. There are a few buildings which house mostly female workers. The steps in making a piece of silk item are quite lengthy and require a long time to complete.
|the natural dyes produced from plants|
|dyeing the silk thread|
Most of the work in the factory here was done by women. The silk threads were then woven using (traditional) machines manually.
An original piece of Cambodian silk is of a high quality and and all the processes involved in making one should explain the high price it bears.
We spent quite some time here and learned a lot from the explanation given by the guide. There was no entrance fee but be prepared to tip the guide as he would be asking for it.