Located in San Francisco, American Bookbinders Museum is
Where the Book Begins.
Tour our Museum
Our historic collection of bookbinding equipment can only be seen by guided tour. Tours are conducted daily, Tuesday through Saturday, at 11am, 1pm, and 3pm.
August 10 – November 2, 2017
A new exhibit looks at the rise of the commercial book cover, meant to draw the eye, focused on diverse genres, and increasingly signaled the reader’s taste and status.