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Museum of Papermaking in Duszniki Zdrój.
The most renowned in Poland, the Museum of Papermaking in Duszniki Zdrój, is located in the 17th century paper mill, a unique industrial monument.
The first mention of the paper mill in Duszniki Zdroj and the paper maker AmbrosiusTepper date back to the second half of the 16th century. The surviving mill buildings include the mill built in 1605 which was used for both housing and production. In the 17th century the paper mill was the most valuable in Silesia. It had the monopoly on the supply of paper to offices in Wroclaw. The production of paper was halted in 1937. The last owner of the paper mill donated it to the city as a museum of technology. Nowadays you can see collections of papermaking and printings machines, several machines are visible in the front of the museum building.

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