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Printing and Paper Museum

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Excellent Museum

A very informative and well cared museum, the guided tour takes you trough the paper making process... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
MagnoBett
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Funchal, Portugal
Superb experience! Highly recommend

Spend a good couple of hours in the museum today, plenty to see and do and you get to make your own... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
darjao681
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The Print & Paper Museum displays historic letterpress printing presses and typefaces, incorporates a paper art studio and a gallery where artists from around the world display their works. Most of the machines on display are in working order and...more
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Kastani 48f | In The Courtyard, Tartu 50410, Estonia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A very informative and well cared museum, the guided tour takes you trough the paper making process to the finished printing result. The care for the art it's evident, and they give you the oportunity to make your own print. The souvenirs are a must....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spend a good couple of hours in the museum today, plenty to see and do and you get to make your own prints on centuries old presses. We were lucky to have Lemmit guide us around and saying that he is knowledgeable would be an...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank darjao681
Reviewed December 4, 2018

Realy good place to visit, the best thing is that you can try to make paper by your selv and then print it by the way whitch was used in past. The guide are realy kind and their discription was fany. I can extremly recomend...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michal M
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We were given a guided tour in English and shown the machinery and processes that gave people access to information before the advent of computers. We also got to try paper making and print making too. There is a small gallery and some really cool...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

I dropped in at a time with few visitors, so I had the fortune to be in a private tour guided by Margus. He introduced the different machines and paper making processes. I had the chance to not only make my own poster but also...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderfully informative tour about the history of paper and printing presses with Margus. Also had the opportunity to do some printimg of our own. Staff were super lovely and friendly and beautiful :)

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Sophie H
Reviewed September 22, 2018

I'm a bit late with the review, but still, even after a year (no such option listed, but i chose the most applicable) after having visited it, I do remember it was one of the places I would recommend, which doesnt happen often in my...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Ka135TCLA
Reviewed September 18, 2018

The possibility to learn a lot about paper making and printing in an interactive way. A lot of working machines, large collection of letters. Exceptionally hospitable host, ready to answer any questions on the topic. It is a good place to make very original paper...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Riga_sailor
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Very cool place-hipsters should visit ;) the stuff is very nice, and they know all you wanna know about printing. Very kind people and super nice place. Student discount included. Must see!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 340patrikk
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

We're only in Tartu for 24 hrs - but I love arts and crafts and thought the review visits made this place sound interesting. Everyone is right! It's AWESOME! Particular thank you to Agnezscka (sp? Sorry - I hope I've spelt that correctly!) who managed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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