Open 10am-4pm, Tuesday-Saturday. Closed Thur. Nov. 21 for a private event.

Bound for Beauty Reception

Saturday, January 18th, 3:30-5:30

Please join us for a reception in celebration of ABM’s new exhibition, Bound for Beauty: Highlights of the Kathleen V. Roberts Collection of Decorated Publishers Bindings.

The reception will follow Kathy Roberts’s 2pm lecture: The Art and Social History of 19th Century Book Cover Design. Come for the lecture and stay for refreshments. Find out why Kathy is passionate about this collection.

Admission to the reception is free; join us!

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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