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Museo La Casa del Libro

255 Calle D, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
+1 787-723-0354
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Quiet and Quaint

My husband and I enjoyed going to this small museum. When we went, they were still renovating their... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2016
MeghanAnnRose
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San Antonio, Texas
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Amazing find

This was a great experience and totally unexpected. The curator was very knowledgeable about the... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2016
Ferky326
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Mount Holly, New Jersey
via mobile
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This 18th-century house displays the art of printing and bookmaking, plus offers a collection of rare books, including some more than 400 years old.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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30 Aug 2016
“Quiet and Quaint ”
26 Aug 2016
“Amazing find”
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255 Calle D, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
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+1 787-723-0354

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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed going to this small museum. When we went, they were still renovating their permanent home so we didn't see much, but what we did see was presented to us with a personal touch and attention to us as patrons that...More

1  Thank MeghanAnnRose
LCdLPR, Front Office Manager at Museo La Casa del Libro, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2016

We appreciate your review. We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

This was a great experience and totally unexpected. The curator was very knowledgeable about the collection as well as the gallery of prints by Puerto Rican artist, Fernando Santiago Camacho. It was amazing to see books from the 14th century. This will be a highlight...More

2  Thank Ferky326
LCdLPR, Front Office Manager at Museo La Casa del Libro, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2016

We appreciate your review! We hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 6 July 2016

This tiny museum is located in a temporary gallery space awaiting a new home. The curator brought down select books and we perused them with great explanations. The books were treasures and this was a very nice personal nexperience.

1  Thank nyclauren
LCdLPR, Public Relations Manager at Museo La Casa del Libro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2016

Thank you!

Reviewed 23 August 2015

I found out that the museum is open in a temporary location while its original building on Calle Cristo is being restored. The temporary location is #199 del Callejon de la Capilla (a Callejon is a little pedestrian side street). You access the callejon from...More

2  Thank Sonny R
LCdLPR, Public Relations Manager at Museo La Casa del Libro, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2016

Thank you Sonny!

Reviewed 16 August 2013

If you see books and typography as works of art, you will want to visit La Casa Del Libro. The museum has a large collection of silk screen, wood cut illustrations, and fine books and manuscripts from before the 15th century to 20th century, but...More

1  Thank Enid2013
Reviewed 13 September 2012

The Museum is small but full of many interesting things. Spectacular to spend some time exploring history.

1  Thank Wnazario
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