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Basel Paper Mill Museum (Basler Papiermühle)

2 reviews of Basel Paper Mill Museum (Basler Papiermühle)

A well-designed museum

There are museums that are much better than what you expect them to be, which is how I feel about this interesting paper museum. It is located in a former paper mill and, therefore, in a place with lots of history where many books have been produced in recent centuries. The museum gives an overview, with different rooms and reconstructions, of the history of paper and printing. And best of all is that you can participate in each of the stages. That is, on the ground floor, you can put yourself in the shoes of a paper manufacturer, and using traditional tools, they teach you to make your own page so that later, on the upper floors, you can write about it with different elements.

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