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Musee Gutenberg

place de Notre-Dame 16, Fribourg 1700, Switzerland
+41 26 347 38 28
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Unique museum : the evolution of printing

An amazing Museum all dedicated to the Evolution of printing, from the wooden press to now. To my... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2016
Hangooroa
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Fribourg, Switzerland
Superb museum of graphic arts and communication

The Gutenberg Museum in Fribourg is housed in a beautifully restored 16th-century building with... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2015
2plus2gva
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Geneva, Switzerland
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12 Oct 2016
“Unique museum : the evolution of printing”
31 Jul 2015
“Superb museum of graphic arts and communication”
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place de Notre-Dame 16, Fribourg 1700, Switzerland
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

An amazing Museum all dedicated to the Evolution of printing, from the wooden press to now. To my knowledge this is unique in Europe. Children also love it. We visited the Museum before a wedding that took place in the attic of the museum

Thank Hangooroa
Reviewed 31 July 2015

The Gutenberg Museum in Fribourg is housed in a beautifully restored 16th-century building with magnificent views over the Sarine and the Poya Bridge. It is located behind the Espace Jean Tinguely - Niki de Saint Phalle, and very near the Cathedral and the Art and...More

1  Thank 2plus2gva
Reviewed 29 January 2015

Lovely and very interesting Museum all about printing from middle ages to now. the Museum offers impressing views on the medieval city and the new Poya suspeded Bridge, the longest in Europe.

Thank Hangooroa
Reviewed 30 January 2014

This museum has several floors filled with printing related things - simply everything to satisfy whatever you want to know!

Thank gzumba
Reviewed 21 August 2013

Extremely interesting museum which was being refurbished but still OK to look. Startling early printed books. Obviously geared for families too.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Great explanations about the progress of printing, with both the European and Asia approaches. I liked the machines, the scenes and explanations. Also, great view on the new Poya bridge. Finally, we enjoyed the old banknotes displays.

Thank BernieBird
Reviewed 17 June 2013

Stumbled upon this by accident - a surprisingly informative exhibition. I say 'surprisingly', because very little information was in English, but the exhibits were set up so well that we still found everything interesting and informative. We had two small kids - ages 3 and...More

Thank sh2008
Reviewed 10 February 2012

Nice exhibition , excellent explanations. The museum itself is a beautiful building

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