Museum Meermanno, The Hague

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  • The Meermanno museum in The Hague is the oldest book museum in the world. Founded in 1852, the collection contains handwritten books (for example a copy of a book by Constantijn Huygens), first prints...  more »
  • This is an interesting little museum dedicated to books and writing. It has a very large collection of miniature books, and it's a must if you're into bookbinding. Great shop despite it's size.  more »
  • This museum is unique - it was set up as a museum as early as 1852. You can find all kinds of rare collector's items, especially books. We visited the exhibition Xsmall, showing a great number or mini...  more »
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  • The best writing workshop I've ever had! It's on the third floor, hosted by their hospitable staff, offering you a comprehensive understanding about how ancient books are produced and its tremendous value. You can write your own : )
  • You want to know the history of book? This is the place. Ancient artfacts including momies
  • Horrible old crow on reception. Unfriendly to other human beings.
  • Books and paper and authors and illustrators : all this housed in a wonderful old family home, with the family's collections also on display. A must visit!
  • nice and small museum

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