Visit a paper museum

Visit a paper museum

Paper Museums in Europe

Visit a paper museum. Learn about the history of hand-crafted paper; visit an old industrial paper mill; or see a paper workshop in action...

 

AUSTRIA

ÖSTERREICHISCHE NATIONALBIBLIOTHEK
Josefplatz 1
Postfach 308
1015 Wien
Tel: +43.1.534.10-475
Fax: +43.1.534.10-280
http://www.onb.ac.at/

ÖSTERREICHISCHE PAPIERMACHER-MUSEUM
Museumsplatz 1
A-4662 Steyrermühl
Tel.: +43 (0)7613-3951
Fax: +43 (0)7613-8834
e-mail: papier.druck@aon.at
http://www.papiermuseum.at/


BELGIUM

LE MUSEE NATIONAL DU PAPIER
Maison Cavens
Place de Rome 11
B - 4960 Malmedy
Tel: +32 2 8033 7058

 

CZECH REPUBLIC

LEVIA S.R.O.
Rucní Papírna
CZ - 788 15 Velké Losiny
Tel: +420 649 949233

JHK ARCHIVES

Mr J.H. Kockman
Vackova 64
612 00 Brno
Tel: +42 5 752739

 

FINLAND

VERLA MILL MUSEUM
UPM-Kymmene
45700 Kuusankoski
Tel.: +358.204.15.2170
Fax: +358.204.15.2186
www.verla.fi

A historical village with an old groundwood and board mill. Situated in Jaala, in the province of Kymi. Museum founded in 1972. It is on the World Heritage List of the UNESCO since 1996.


LUSTO THE FINNISH FOREST MUSEUM

Lustontie 1
58450 Punkaharju
Tel.: +358.15.345.1030
Fax: +358.15.345.1050
E-mail: lusto@lusto.fi
www.lusto.fi

Lusto is a national forest museum and an exhibition and activity centre. Lusto and its suroundings form a many-faceted whole, a story covering the millenia of the interaction between mankind and the forest.

PAPER MUSEUM
Oy Keskuslaboratorio
Tekniikantie 2
02150 Espoo

A museum performing paper manufacture techniques.

MUSEUM OF METSÄ-SERLA MILLS
45100 Äänekoski
Tel: +358.5.529.7308

Special museum of 100 year's old history of the paper industry mill Äänekoski. Open for special groups only.

 


FRANCE

MOULIN DE FLEURAC
16440 - Nersac
Tel.: +33.5.45.91.50.69
A few kilometers away from Angoulême, on the river banks of the Charente, this old wheat mill is a reconstruction of a 17th century paper mill. The museum relates the history of hand-crafted paper from the origine.

MOULIN DE LARROQUE
Couze
24150 - Lalinde
Tel.: +33.5.53.61.01.75
Fax: +33.5.53.24.03.59
www.moulindelarroque.com/

On the river bank of the Couze, a paper valley since the 16th century, this is the last survivor of this tradition. Production of various paper and selling of regional products.

MOULIN DE PEN-MUR
56190- Muzillac
Tel.: +33.2.97.41.43.79
Fax: +33.2.97.45.60.78
www.moulin-papier.com/

Opened in 1986 in the Morbhan, this old wheat mill is situated next to a pond; its owner want to transform it into the exact replica of a 18th century paper mill.

MOULIN RICHARD DE BAS
63000 - Ambert
Tel.: +33.4.73.82.03.11
Fax: +33.4.73.82.25.41
www.richarddebas.fr

14th century paper mill. The paper industry is a tradition in Auvergne. The house of the paper maker can also be visited. "Pur chiffon" paper is still produced in this mill for publishing companies and graphic art, and paper containing wild flowers.

MOULIN VALLIS CLAUSA
Chemin de la Fontaine
84800 - Fontaine de Vaucluse
Tel.: +33.4.90.20.31.72
Fax: +33.4.90.2023.40
www.moulin-vallisclausa.com

Situated on the side of the Sorgue. This is an old industrial papermill, which has a area where hand-crafted paper is made.

MOULIN DU VERGER
Puymoyen
16400 - La Couronne
Tel: +33.5.45.61.1038
Fax: +33.5.45.61.68.18
www.moulinduverger.com

Near Angoulême. The buildings date back to the 11th century and it has very big driers. Produces paper for restaurants, bookbinding, publishing and calligraphy.

MUSEE LANSYER
1, rue Lansyer
37600 Loches
Tel: +33.2.47.59.05.45

Traditional folding.

MUSEE DES PAPETERIES CANSON & MONTGOLFIER

BP 139
07104 - Annonay Cedex
Tel: +33.4.75.69.88.00
Fax: +33.4.75.69.88.88
www.papeteriescanson.fr

This museum shows the rebuilding of a paper workshop, it describes the most recent techniques and it recalls the daily life of the paper-maker under the "Ancien Regime".

MUSEE DU PAPIER
134, rue de Bordeaux
1600 - Angoulême
Tel.: +33.5.45.92.73.43

Temporary exhibition on paper, its history and art.

LA MAISON DU PAPIER

Rue Bernard Chochoy
BP 15
62380 - Esquerdes
Tel.: +33.3.21.95.45.25
Fax: +33.3.21.95.45.26

La Maison du Papier is :
- a museum journey : the paper trail
- traditional style of production and small crafts
- an area for temporary exhibitions.

 

GERMANY

PAPER MUSEUM DÜREN
Wallstrasse 2-8
52349 Düren
Tel: +49.2421.252313
Fax: +49.2421.252526
e-mail: info@papier-museum.de
http://www.leopoldhoeschmuseum.de/english/papermuseum/papermuseum/

Founded in 1990, located just outside the Leopold-Hoesch-Museum in the city-centre of Düren. The nearness of the two museums is a symbol for the blending of paper-art and the technical process and history of paper-making.

DEUTSCHES MUSEUM MÜNCHEN
80306 München
Tel: +49.89.217.94.33
http://www.deutsches-museum.de/


RHEINISCHES INDUSTRIEMUSEUM

(Standort Bergisch Gladbach)
AlteDombach
51465 Bergisch Gladbach
Tel: +49.2202.936.68-0
Fax: +49.2202.936.6821
e-mail: s.schachtner@lvr.de
http://www.papiermuseum.de

DEUTSCHES BUCH- UND SCHRIFTMUSEUM
Paper History Department
Deutscher Platz 2
04103 Leipzig
Tel: +49.341.2271.315
Fax: +49.341.2271.240
Email: schmidtf@dbl.ddb.de
lwww.dnb.de/DE/DBSM/dbsm_node.html

WESTFÄLISCHES FREILICHTMUSEUM HAGEN
Landesmuseum für Handwerk und Technik
http://www.lwl.org/LWL/Kultur/LWL-Freilichtmuseum_Hagen/

 

HUNGARY

PAPIRIPARI VALLALAR DIÓSGYôRI PAPIRGYÁRA
Hegyalja u. 203/I
Miskolc 3510

 

ITALY

LA FONDAZIONE MUSEO DELLA CARTA
Valle dei Mulini
Amalfi
http://www.museodellacarta.it/

 

THE NETHERLANDS

DE SCHOOLMEESTER
Guispad 3
1551 SX Westzaan
Tel: +31.75.621.44.65

THE PAPERMILL in the OPEN AIR MUSEUM (Arnhem)
Schelmseweg 89
6816 SJ Arnhem
Tel: +31.56.357.61.11

PAPIERFABRIEK "DE MIDDELSTE MOLEN"
Kanaal zuid 499
7371 GL Loenen (GLD)
Tel: +31.55.505.29.11
 

 

POLAND

MUSEUM OF PAPERMAKING
W. Ktodzka 42
W. Dusznikach Zdroju

 

SPAIN

MUSEU MOLÍ PAPERER DE CAPELLADES (Museu de la Ciència I de la Técnica de Catalunya)
Pau Casal, 10
08786 Capellades, Barcelona
Tel./Fax: +34.93.801.28.50
e-mail: mmpc.cap@filnet.es
Contact: Victoria Rabal i Merola

 

SWEDEN

GRYCKBO PAPPERSBRUK
Handpappersbruket
790 20 Grycksbo

HANDPAPPERSBRUKET LILLA
Götaforsliden 15
431 34 Mölndals Kvarnby
Tel/Fax: +46 31 711 38 22


KLIPPANS FINPAPPERSBRUK MUSEUM

Vedbyvangen 21264 00 Klippan
TUMBA BRUK AB
147 00 Tumba, Stockholm
 

UNITED KINGDOM

MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY
Liverpool Road
Manchester M3 4FP
Tel: +44-161-832 2244
Fax: +44-161-834 5135
http://www.mosi.org.uk/

WOOKEY HOLE CAVES & MILLS Ltd
Wookey Hole, Wells
Som. BA5 1BB
Tel: +44 1749 672243
Fax: +44 1749 677749
Mr Pascal Webb
Mrs J. Baker