Friday, August 4, 2017

Plantin-Moretus Museum | Belgium

The Plantin-Moretus Museum is a printing plant and publishing house dating from the Renaissance and Baroque periods. Situated in Antwerp it is associated with the history of the invention and spread of typography. The museum is named after Christophe Plantin (1520–1589), the greatest printer-publisher of the second half of the 16th century.

The museum is a UNESCO World Heritage site inscribed under the name Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex.

Thank you Gerda!


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