Museo Bodoniano

The Bodoni Museum, an autonomous body, set up in 1962 and opened in 1963, is based in the Palatine Library. The first of its kind in Italy and among the most important in Europe, the Museum owns a collection of the letters, editions, punches, matrices and typographical-casting furnishings of  Giambattista Bodoni’s workshop. The museum also studies and holds conferences on the typography and designs of the legendary printer, and on the history of book-making.

Opening hours:

Bodoni Museum – Monday to Saturday 9.00 – 13.00 by appointment only; holidays closed

Info +39 0521.2220411 –


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