Crandall Historical Printing Museum, Provo

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Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
The Crandall Historical Printing Museum offers a hands-on, interactive learning experience through presentation and demonstrations that lead you from the beginnings of printing in ancient Mesopotamia, to Gutenberg's moveable type printing press, then through printing's role in the American Revolution and up to the printing of The Book of Mormon. Come learn the history of how the printed word revolutionized the world. Check out our Website for hours of operation!
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  • This was so well-done! We enjoyed learning the history of printing presses and seeing them in action. The 90-minute tour was a little long for the younger members of our group, but it was well worth.....  more »
  • This is an amazing story of how printing began, starting with Gutenberg and bring it up to current times. Many of these skills are now lost arts, as all is done by computer. Lou Crandall, founder of.....  more »
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  • Great history tour! Authentic printing presses that really help you to appreciate how far we’ve come technologically in the past few hundred years! From the Bible to book or Mormon to 1900’s printing presses, well worth your time!
  • I've been to the museum twice and each time I've learned something new! It was a fascinating experience to learn about the history of printing and being able to see how things worked since the beginning. Definitely worth going to see!!

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