Tag: BE – Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex

A Visit to the Museum Plantin-Moretus in Antwerp; Bruce Leigh Myers; Printing Impressions

The Plantin-Moretus Museum is the only museum in the world on the UNESCO World Heritage list, a testament to its importance to the collective interest of humanity. And in visiting and subsequent research into the Officina Plantiniana, it is noteworthy to draw parallels that today’s printing enterprises should consider.

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Plantin-Moretus Museum Marks Famous Printer’s 500th Birthday; Rebecca Rego Barry; Fine Books Magazine

Christophe Plantin, born 500 years ago this May, was one of the most important printer-publishers of his time. To honor the occasion, Antwerp’s Plantin-Moretus Museum, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, has planned a series of festive projects and exhibitions to run through 2020.

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The Ambitious Plan to Digitize 100,000 Historic Texts in Belgium; Matthew Taub; Atlas Obscura

Two major Antwerp institutions are putting some of their voluminous holdings in the cloud.

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Plantin-Moretus Museum: A Perfect Bookish Destination in Antwerp, Belgium; Patricia Thang; BookRiot

During a trip visiting old friends in Europe this past spring, Patricia Thang found her new favorite museum in Antwerp, Belgium: the Plantin-Moretus Museum.

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Things to Do in Antwerp: Tips On Art, Culture and Beer; Ivana Graslikova; Nomad Is Beautiful

A list of some great things to do in Antwerp. Get ready to change your travel plans and spend more time in the city than you might have ever imagined!

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Plantin-Moretus Museum in Antwerp, Belgium; Bram; Go 4 Travel Blog

Belgium – Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex

The highly recommended Plantin-Moretus Museum in Antwerp, Belgium, is the world’s only museum that’s also a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex; Gary Arndt; Everything Everywhere

Belgium – Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex

Background information and travel tips when visiting Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Renovated Museum Celebrates a 400-Year-Old Publishing House; Rebecca Rego Barry; Fine Books Magazine

Photo: Sigrid Spinnox

This past weekend, the Plantin-Moretus Museum, a UNESCO World Heritage site, reopened in Antwerp, Belgium.

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