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New Online Exhibit: Celebrating the 19th Amendment, Suffragists in Print

Missed Bound for Beauty when it was in the exhibit hall? It's no too late—check it out online!

We have self-guided tours in Mandarin! 本馆提供中文导览图,可在线或现场购票。


We celebrate and share the history, tools and process of bookbinding. Our tours begin with hand binding in the 16th century. You'll see beautiful machines invented in the 19th century, automating bookbinding. Come hear the story of the book.

The American Bookbinders Museum is the only museum of its kind in North America.

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