Open 10am-4pm, Tuesday-Saturday. Guided tours daily.

Opening Reception: Hand Bookbinders of California Exhibit

Please join us to celebrate the return of the Hand Bookbinders of California to the ABM for their 46th annual exhibit of members’ work.

American Bookbinders Museum

The American Bookbinders Museum is the only museum of its kind in North America, celebrating and exploring the history, tools and stories of bookbinders and bookbinding, from its earliest forms through the changes and innovations of the industrial revolution.

In addition to the craft and artistry of binding, we focus on the stories of the men, women, and children who worked in binderies.

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