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Musée : Le Livre et la Lettre

Museum ,  History in Montcabrier

3 Full-fare
  • Collection of bound volumes on show which illustrates the history of the book over the centuries. There are even incunabuli in their original 15th C. binding, plus volumes from the 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th C bound in calfskin, vellum, or morocco, on display in chronological order.
    Some of the bindings are very plain, but others are richly decorated and ornamented with coats of arms. In the collection there are also books with soft covers printed in the 18th C., with bindings made of...
    Collection of bound volumes on show which illustrates the history of the book over the centuries. There are even incunabuli in their original 15th C. binding, plus volumes from the 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th C bound in calfskin, vellum, or morocco, on display in chronological order.
    Some of the bindings are very plain, but others are richly decorated and ornamented with coats of arms. In the collection there are also books with soft covers printed in the 18th C., with bindings made of wallpaper of the period... works of calligraphy, collections dealing with writing and typography, posters and old cards...
  • Spoken languages
    • English
Services
  • Equipment
    • Car park
    • Toilets
  • Services
    • Bookstore
Rates
Payment methods
  • Cheques and giro cheques
  • Cash
  • Rates
  • Single adult
    3 €
  • Guided visit single adult
    5 €
  • Single child
    2 €
  • Children's price - guided tour
    3 €
Openings
Openings
  • All year
  • * Ouvert toute l'année, tous les jours sur rendez-vous uniquement. Pour plus de renseignements, n'hésitez pas à nous contacter au 06 32 02 31 51 ; vous pouvez visiter aussi à tout moment notre site : " Musée le livre et la lettre "