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MIM - Museu de Imprensa Madeira

Avenida da Autonomia 3, Camara De Lobos, Madeira 9300-138, Portugal
+351 291 910 135
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Lovely museum

We visited this museum as my husband used to work in the print trade. Unbeknown to us there was a... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Beagle82
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Chatham, United Kingdom
A CATHEDRAL TO THE PRINTED WORD

Well what a find, we have a print management company in the UK and as an apprenticed compositor... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2017
Vexilllogist
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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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The collection of the museum gathers about four dozen machines with a major typographic, lithographic, cinematic heritage, and another compilation related with Media and Communication, which features some original equipment and machines from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
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23 May 2017
“Lovely museum”
24 Feb 2017
“A CATHEDRAL TO THE PRINTED WORD”
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Avenida da Autonomia 3, Camara De Lobos, Madeira 9300-138, Portugal
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+351 291 910 135
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

We visited this museum as my husband used to work in the print trade. Unbeknown to us there was a seminar taking place on the day we visited with a lot of attendees. Despite this we were welcomed and allowed to look around for free....More

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Reviewed 25 February 2017

Well what a find, we have a print management company in the UK and as an apprenticed compositor from back in the 1960's this was all about my youth and initial training in what must be one of the most useful and well used mediums...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

I'm interested in printing and greatly enjoyed this museum which cost me only 2 Euro to get in. There's lots to see with a wide selection of letterpress machinery and typecasting equipment displayed in a very modern setting.

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Reviewed 12 January 2017

If you're into printing then this is very interesting and worthwhile. If not, you might struggle a bit. The museum itself is actually quite large, and has a decent number of print machines and artefacts. There's not a huge amount of explanataion. When we went,...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2015

Modern museum in Camera De Lobos, Madeira. Stumbled on this museum whilst visiting the town. A modern Museum on the hill on the outskirts of C de L with views over the ocean. Interesting display of printing equipment from the earliest period. Surprised to find...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2014

Amazing! If you enjoy travell amoung prees history, should come and visit this pleasant place where past, present and future get together.....More

1  Thank Carla M
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MuseuImprensaM, Gerente de relações públicas at MIM - Museu de Imprensa Madeira, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2014

Dear Mrs. Carla, Thank you so much for your visit and for taking the time to write a review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your tour through our museum as we aim to provide a truly unique experience and to exceed our...More

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