Printing and Paper Museum

The Printing and Paper Museum is located in the Boot Factory. Here, you can see how paper is made, admire paper sculptures, historical printing presses, wooden and lead typefaces, as well as a variety of thematic and temporary exhibitions.
Workshops are regularly held at the museum; for example, on papermaking, printing posters, and binding handmade notebooks. The museum also operates as a printing house and organises courses for art students. There is plenty to discover here for specialists, as well as for families with children.

The Printing and Paper Museum is located in the Boot Factory. Here, you can see how paper is made, admire paper sculptures, historical printing presses, wooden and lead typefaces, as well as a variety of thematic and temporary exhibitions.
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  • Brilliant, informative and interactive

    Amazing tour, highly recommended! Learnt so much about the history, journey and life cycle of paper/ book and even got to make our own paper and print to take home! Lemmit was such a good guide and...

  • Insightful tour of the printing world

    We didn't quite know what to expect from this place. It is not really a museum nor a print shop... and you have to know it is there, as you would never find the place "randomly". We didn't make any...

  • Extraordinary

    We got a private tour (included!), made our own paper out of recycled denim and then used a press to print figures on it. It was really great and interesting. The sweet cat Victoria (named after a...


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