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Colophon - Maison de l'Imprimeur

3 Place Saint Louis, 26230, Grignan, France
+33 4 75 46 57 16
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A step back in time

We loved this little place with its excellent bookstore and quirky displays. We were there on a day... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2016
LZB1000
,
Northampton
Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Printing...

but Were Afraid to Ask, you can discover and ask for it in this very well arranged museum. An old... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2014
dialectique
,
paris
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6 Jun 2016
“A step back in time”
30 Sep 2014
“Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Printing...”
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 14:30, 16:00 - 19:00
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3 Place Saint Louis, 26230, Grignan, France
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Reviewed 7 June 2016

We loved this little place with its excellent bookstore and quirky displays. We were there on a day when kids were trying their hand at various printing methods, with the help of a lovely older gentleman who was completely focused on the group of students...More

2  Thank LZB1000
Reviewed 1 October 2014

but Were Afraid to Ask, you can discover and ask for it in this very well arranged museum. An old rotary press, several original letterpress printing machines, a paper cutter built by Massicot himself are some of the remarkable devices that you will discover there....More

3  Thank dialectique
Reviewed 24 September 2013

We visited the museum and met a real old fashion typographer. Although very young, he explained many interesting facts about his profession and how it's becoming rare to find such professionals nowadays. There's only 4 left in the whole France!

3  Thank Daniela K
Reviewed 25 June 2013

We didn't visit the museum but instead spent an hour browsing in the delightful bookshop which featured some wonderful and unique books and prints from le Colophon. I purchased a light hearted cookbook that consisted of an unbound collection of recipes decorated and hand-printed with...More

1  Thank Mikey94510
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