Printing Museum

Printing Museum

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Come and explore over 200 years of printing!

Open on weekends from 5 April – 27 October:

11am – 3pm

Our new fully-working Museum in Residence opened at the Blickling Estate in July 2021 with the aim of exhibiting part of our unique collection of printing machinery and artefacts and to pass on the traditional skills of the compositor, printer and bookbinder through regular demonstrations and specialist courses.

Still from our film show of the NPM volunteers walking across the Blicking Estate

Where to find us


Blickling Rd, Norwich NR11 6NF

How to get there

By car

The Norwich Printing Museum is about 45 minutes from Norfolk city centre by car. Lorem ipsum

By bus

Get the 377 bus which departs every 30 minutes from Norwich Train station

By taxi

There are lots of reliable taxi services available such as Golden taxis and Best taxis. They recommend booking in advance.

Support the Norwich printing Museum

As a voluntarily run organisation, we depend on your contributions. Why not become a Member or purchase a one of a kind item from our online shop?

Still from our film show the a book binder demonstration

Become a Member from £15 a year

Benefits include:

  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Discounts to events
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Support our shop

A range of items from prints to mugs

Latest news

Norwich Printing Museum collection on display at the Marble hall

A display on Norwich’s industrial history including items from the Norwich Printing Museum collection is now open!

Making Impressions Talk

St Bride Foundation in London invited five printing institutions from Great Britain and Ireland to open their doors to share their stories, culture and treasures held within their walls.

Catch us on the BBC!

In May 2023, the Norwich Printing Museum captured the attention of the BBC…

Still from our film show the inside of the museum
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To all of our visitors, friends and members – Don’t forget to share your photos on Instagram with #NPM #NorwichPrintingMuseum and do please tag us @NorwichPrintingMuseum

To those on Flickr and Unsplash whose photos we’ve used on the website, we appreciate your skills and willingness to share your images

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