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Musee de la Typographie

13 rue Albert Thomas, 37000, Tours, France
+33 2 47 38 93 25
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A lovely museum with an excellent proprietor

We visited Tours on a Tuesday: apparently in error, given the number of attractions that advertise... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Phil W
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
A personal tour of an outstanding working museum.

With 25 years printing industry experience I thought I knew a lot about the art, but this little... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2016
OzGronk
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Brisbane, Australia
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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13 rue Albert Thomas, 37000, Tours, France
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+33 2 47 38 93 25
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We visited Tours on a Tuesday: apparently in error, given the number of attractions that advertise themselves as "ouvert tous les jours* (* sauf les mardis)". Over tea, purchased from one of the few places willing to take our money on such a sacred day...More

Thank Phil W
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Reviewed 12 May 2016

With 25 years printing industry experience I thought I knew a lot about the art, but this little museum contains actual pieces that I had only heard or read about, I never thought there were still examples surviving. The emphasis is on typography and pre-press...More

Thank OzGronk
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