Hemp: The Plant of the Past and Future

Cannabis plant has been in interaction with humans for ages—at least for past 5 000 years, but most likely more. People learned how to process all of its parts from roots to leaves, flowers and seeds and used it in every possible way.

Panel exhibition presents information about cannabis plant and its vast historical uses and current applications. It sums up our overall knowledge of cannabis as food, medicine and industrially exploitable plant.

Thematic Sections:

  • Botany
  • History
  • Growing
  • Processing
  • Utilization
  • Fiber Processing
  • From Fabric into Paper
  • Hemp in Art – Renovation
  • Medicine
  • Construction
  • Plastic Materials
  • Food