Basel Paper Mill Museum, Basel
Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
Learn more about the history of paper, the arts of printing and binding, and more at Basel Paper Mill Museum. Here you'll find fully functioning workshops located in a building that has housed a paper mill since 1453. Walk through the four floors of exhibits to see historical artifacts and educational displays pulled from the Swiss Historical Paper Collection. You can even try your hand at making paper using the old-fashioned method of screening pulp. Check out the other interactive exhibits where you can marbleize a sheet of paper, use a printing press, and practice your calligraphy. Stop by the gift shop on your way out to purchase gifts made right in the museum. See Basel Paper Mill Museum and all Basel has to offer by arranging your trip with our Basel trip builder.
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市街から離れたところにレストラン、ミュージアム、ショップと密集していました。紙にまつわる歴史や体験は家族連れのお客さんにも人気なようです。Far away from the town was crowded with restaurants, museums and shops. Paper history and experience as a popular very family-oriented crowd.show original
Location of museum IS where an original paper mill used to be. The water wheel is still in action. LOTS of hands-on things to do, for all ages. Make paper, print, lettering, embossing. Great history. ... read more »
This is a hands on experience of how paper was made in the eighteenth century. Most of the machinery is replicated as it is made out of wood, However, it is still driven by a water wheel located outsi... read more »
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