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Tipoteca - Museo del Carattere e della Tipografia

Via Canapificio Veneto 3, 31041 Cornuda, Italy
+39 0423 86338
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One of the best type museums

So the museum is very complete. You'll get a sense of what is letterpress and typesetting and all... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Marchp
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Santiago, Chile
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Most friendly staff in the world, great learning experience

Tipoteca is a wonderful place to learn about the history of print making and typography. It... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
Elizabeth H
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13 Jul 2017
“One of the best type museums”
12 Sep 2016
“Most friendly staff in the world, great learning experience”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Via Canapificio Veneto 3, 31041 Cornuda, Italy
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+39 0423 86338
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

So the museum is very complete. You'll get a sense of what is letterpress and typesetting and all the processes that are envolved in the making. The place itself is beautifully decorated and curated. It has a workshop where you can see real life letter-pressing....More

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Tipoteca is a wonderful place to learn about the history of print making and typography. It functions as both a museum and studio. With my class, we made a letterpress book. I was so thankful for Sandro and the other staff at Tipoteca, who were...More

Thank Elizabeth H
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Reviewed 29 February 2016

Wow, having been interested in letterpress for the past 18 years I have never been anywhere quite like this. This really must be the best print and type museum in Europe. A fascination collection and archive and a great place to do a workshop. Friendly...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2016

This was much more interesting than I expected. The history of printing, at least printing in the nineteenth century, didn't seem particularly intriguing when it was first suggested to me, but the museum is beautifully laid out, and the assortment of vintage machines is truly...More

Thank Cardorojo
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