Zeeland traditional costumes
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The disappearance of traditional costume
Museums with traditional costume
Whilst the numbers of people wearing traditional costume have been declining, interest in local costume has been on the rise. Clothes and accessories that were no longer worn ended up in museums. For example, in Historisch Museum De Bevelanden you can marvel at the local costumes of Noord and Zuid-Beveland. Likewise, Arnemuiden costumes at the Museum Arnemuiden. Did you also know that Arnemuiden nowadays is one of the few places in Zeeland where a number of women still dress up in traditional costume?