Open Tues-Sat 10am-4pm: Closed Tuesday July 9th for a Private Event

The Story of the Book


Audio, Guided, Group & School Tours 

Exhibits, Lectures & Events

355 Clementina Street, San Francisco
Open Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 4pm • 415-824-9754

The only museum in North America dedicated to preserving and promoting the art and history of bookbinding. See how books were bound by hand until the 19th century; marvel at the first machines that automated bookbinding. Once you visit, you will never look at a book the same again.



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School Groups

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