American Bookbinders Museum, San Francisco

4.5
American Bookbinders Museum provides information about the history of bookbinding, exhibits the machinery of the craft, and explains the "binding process," the most important step needed to complete a book. You can join a guided tour or enjoy a self-guided experience to see the museum's vintage bookbinding machinery. Check the website for details about how to purchase tickets and gather all the other practical information you'll need. Work out when and for how long to visit American Bookbinders Museum and other San Francisco attractions using our handy San Francisco road trip planning website .
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  • I thought I knew a great deal about books, but the docent led tour of this small museum opened my eyes to the hows, whys and ways books are created. The docent Madeleine was outstanding and the people...  more »
  • Arrived on a Friday afternoon for a guided tour of the history of printing. Our docent, Madeline, was funny and very well-informed. While not overly large, the museum has many examples of functioning ...  more »
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  • Great collection, great docents. The museum really showcases the beginnings of the collection of knowledge in our society.
  • Such a cool place to visit and learn!
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