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A museum that shouldn't be missed...

We attended the Dickens Holiday Show last year based upon the recommendation of friends....our kids... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Los Angeles, California
Great history!

My husband and I came here with a Groupon deal. Totally worth it, even if we had paid full price... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2018
Stacy A
Los Angeles, California
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Oct 2, 2018
“A museum that shouldn't be missed...”
Jan 21, 2018
“Great history!”
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

We attended the Dickens Holiday Show last year based upon the recommendation of friends....our kids loved it, and so did we. Who would have ever thought that a place so rich in history could be "hidden" in Carson California! They now have on display the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Roberto3250
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I came here with a Groupon deal. Totally worth it, even if we had paid full price. There were plenty of people working that we got our own private tour with George who was so knowledgeable and very friendly! We learned so...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank Stacy A
Reviewed February 25, 2017

Came here for a tour with our GS troop. Didn't sound that interesting but wow! Our tour guide Sara was so knowledgeable and made it fun and educational for the girls. They had a short interactive lecture with her and then she took us around...More

Date of experience: February 2017
3  Thank twinmom8
Reviewed February 14, 2017

...went there for a show a few years ago -- show was great and the museum was there to tour but had few docents at the time...

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank dougdowds
Reviewed November 22, 2016

You're thinking, "a museum about printing?" Go ahead and scoff - but visit. You start out mildly interested in the printing presses on display. Then they demonstrate them. You have to admit they're kinda cool. The guys who run this place are so dedicated to...More

Date of experience: December 2015
5  Thank CATXWASteveG
Reviewed November 16, 2016

We were aiding our granddaughter with her list of places on a project for her school. The printing museum was on that list. It was an interesting place to visit. The floor space was covered with different types and models of printing presses. You have...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank stancarr
Reviewed July 4, 2016

I went with middle school students from Summer School. I was so surprised that this place exist. It was a small place with tons of printing press machines inside. We stayed from 10am to 2pm. Students got to experience how to make paper and print...More

Date of experience: June 2016
4  Thank willtravelmor
Reviewed January 2, 2016

They have the third oldest printing press in the U.S. (1806). The two oldest are in the Smithsonian. There is also a replica of Ben Franklin's print shop, working Linotype machines and they do demonstrations if you take the tour. Very cool!

Date of experience: January 2016
3  Thank damiensomerset
Reviewed November 29, 2013 via mobile

We want to go back to see the Ben Franklin show. It is a lively historical experience. If you do not know the significance of the Guttenberg Bible or the most complicated machine ever invented which made the newspaper possible, then go here. It is...More

3  Thank JanettaS26
Reviewed February 9, 2013

The museum was awesome. The BSA Graphic Arts & Pulp & Paper MB were awesome. We came up from San Diego, we met people from San Francisco Area and there were people from Virginia. The entire day was well planned, hands on and lots of...More

Date of experience: February 2013
4  Thank Harobed E
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