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AUSTRIA
  • ÖSTERREICHISCHE NATIONALBIBLIOTHEK
    Josefplatz 1
    Postfach 308
    1015 Wien
    Tel: +43.1.534.10-475
    Fax: +43.1.534.10-280
    http://www.onb.ac.at/
  • ÖSTERREICHISCHE PAPIERMACHER-MUSEUM
    Museumsplatz 1
    A-4662 Steyrermühl
    Tel.: +43 (0)7613-3951
    Fax: +43 (0)7613-8834
    e-mail: papier.druck@aon.at
    http://www.papiermuseum.at/
BELGIUM
  • LE MUSEE NATIONAL DU PAPIER
    Maison Cavens
    Place de Rome 11
    B - 4960 Malmedy
    Tel: +32 2 8033 7058
CZECH REPUBLIC
  • LEVIA S.R.O.
    Rucní Papírna
    CZ - 788 15 Velké Losiny
    Tel: +420 649 949233
  • JHK ARCHIVES
    Mr J.H. Kockman
    Vackova 64
    612 00 Brno
    Tel: +42 5 752739
FINLAND
  • VERLA MILL MUSEUM
    UPM-Kymmene
    45700 Kuusankoski
    Tel.: +358.204.15.2170
    Fax: +358.204.15.2186
    www.verla.fi
    A historical village with an old groundwood and board mill. Situated in Jaala, in the province of Kymi. Museum founded in 1972. It is on the World Heritage List of the UNESCO since 1996.
  • LUSTO THE FINNISH FOREST MUSEUM
    Lustontie 1
    58450 Punkaharju
    Tel.: +358.15.345.1030
    Fax: +358.15.345.1050
    E-mail: lusto@lusto.fi
    www.lusto.fi
    Lusto is a national forest museum and an exhibition and activity centre. Lusto and its suroundings form a many-faceted whole, a story covering the millenia of the interaction between mankind and the forest.
  • PAPER MUSEUM
    Oy Keskuslaboratorio
    Tekniikantie 2
    02150 Espoo
    A museum performing paper manufacture techniques.
  • MUSEUM OF METSÄ-SERLA MILLS
    45100 Äänekoski
    Tel: +358.5.529.7308
    Special museum of 100 year's old history of the paper industry mill Äänekoski. Open for special groups only.
  • MUSEUMS OF PAPER MILLS
    Open only as agreed
  • UPM-Kymmmene Oy, Kaukas Mills
    53200 Lappeenranta
  • A.Ahlstrom Corporation, Varkaus Mills
    78100 Varkaus
  • UPM-Kymmene Oy, Musseum of Juuso Wallden
    37600 Valkeakoski
  • Serlachius Oy, Kangas Mills
    40100 Jyväskylä
  • Joutseno PulpOy
    54120 Pulp
  • MUSEUM OF SAWMILL
    Open only as agreed A. Ahlstrom Corporation 29600 Noormarkku
FRANCE
  • MOULIN DE FLEURAC
    16440 - Nersac
    Tel.: +33.5.45.91.50.69
    A few kilometers away from Angoulême, on the river banks of the Charente, this old wheat mill is a reconstruction of a 17th century paper mill. The museum relates the history of hand-crafted paper from the origine.
  • MOULIN DE LARROQUE
    Couze
    24150 - Lalinde
    Tel.: +33.5.53.61.01.75
    Fax: +33.5.53.24.03.59
    On the river bank of the Couze, a paper valley since the 16th century, this is the last survivor of this tradition. Production of various paper and selling of regional products.
    http://www.moulindelarroque.com/
  • MOULIN DE PEN-MUR
    56190- Muzillac
    Tel.: +33.2.97.41.43.79
    Fax: +33.2.97.45.60.78
    Opened in 1986 in the Morbhan, this old wheat mill is situated next to a pond; its owner want to transform it into the exact replica of a 18th century paper mill.
    http://www.moulin-pen-mur.com/
  • MOULIN RICHARD DE BAS
    63000 - Ambert
    Tel.: +33.4.73.82.03.11
    Fax: +33.4.73.82.25.41
    14th century paper mill. The paper industry is a tradition in Auvergne. The house of the paper maker can also be visited. "Pur chiffon" paper is still produced in this mill for publishing companies and graphic art, and paper containing wild flowers.
    http://www.richarddebas.fr/
  • MOULIN VALLIS CLAUSA
    Chemin de la Fontaine
    84800 - Fontaine de Vaucluse
    Tel.: +33.4.90.20.31.72
    Fax: +33.4.90.2023.40
    Situated on the side of the Sorgue. This is an old industrial papermill, which has a area where hand-crafted paper is made.
    http://www.vallis-clausa.com/
  • MOULIN DU VERGER
    Puymoyen
    16400 - La Couronne
    Tel: +33.5.45.61.1038
    Fax: +33.5.45.61.68.18
    Near Angoulême. The buildings date back to the 11th century and it has very big driers. Produces paper for restaurants, bookbinding, publishing and calligraphy.
    http://www.moulinduverger.com/
  • MUSEE LANSYER
    1, rue Lansyer
    37600 Loches
    Tel: +33.2.47.59.05.45
    Traditional folding.
  • MUSEE DES PAPETERIES CANSON & MONTGOLFIER
    BP 139
    07104 - Annonay Cedex
    Tel: +33.4.75.69.88.00
    Fax: +33.4.75.69.88.88
    This museum shows the rebuilding of a paper workshop, it describes the most recent techniques and it recalls the daily life of the paper-maker under the "Ancien Regime".
    http://www.papeteriescanson.fr/
  • MUSEE DU PAPIER
    134, rue de Bordeaux
    1600 - Angoulême
    Tel.: +33.5.45.92.73.43
    Temporary exhibition on paper, its history and art.
  • LA MAISON DU PAPIER
    Rue Bernard Chochoy
    BP 15
    62380 - Esquerdes
    Tel.: +33.3.21.95.45.25
    Fax: +33.3.21.95.45.26
    La Maison du Papier is :
    - a museum journey : the paper trail
    - traditional style of production and small crafts
    - an area for temporary exhibitions.
GERMANY
HUNGARY
  • PAPIRIPARI VALLALAR DIÓSGYôRI PAPIRGYÁRA
    Hegyalja u. 203/I
    Miskolc 3510
ITALY
THE NETHERLANDS
  • DE SCHOOLMEESTER
    Guispad 3
    1551 SX Westzaan
    Tel: +31.75.621.44.65
  • THE PAPERMILL in the OPEN AIR MUSEUM (Arnhem)
    Schelmseweg 89
    6816 SJ Arnhem
    Tel: +31.56.357.61.11
  • PAPIERFABRIEK "DE MIDDELSTE MOLEN"
    Kanaal zuid 499
    7371 GL Loenen (GLD)
    Tel: +31.55.505.29.11
POLAND
  • MUSEUM OF PAPERMAKING
    W. Ktodzka 42
    W. Dusznikach Zdroju
SPAIN
  • MUSEU MOLÍ PAPERER DE CAPELLADES (Museu de la Ciència I de la Técnica de Catalunya)
    Pau Casal, 10
    08786 Capellades, Barcelona
    Tel./Fax: +34.93.801.28.50
    e-mail: mmpc.cap@filnet.es
    Contact: Victoria Rabal i Merola
SWEDEN
  • GRYCKBO PAPPERSBRUK
    Handpappersbruket
    790 20 Grycksbo
    (Sweden)
  • HANDPAPPERSBRUKET LILLA
    Götaforsliden 15
    431 34 Mölndals Kvarnby
    Tel/Fax: +46 31 711 38 22
  • KLIPPANS FINPAPPERSBRUK MUSEUM
    Vedbyvangen 21264 00 Klippan/li>
  • TUMBA BRUK AB
    147 00 Tumba, Stockholm
SWITZERLAND
  • BASLER PAPIERMÜHLE
    Schweizerisches Papiermuseum
    St Alban-Tal 35-37
    4052 Basel
    Tel: +41 272 96 52
    Fax: +41 272 09 93
    www.papiermuseum.ch/
UNITED KINGDOM
  • MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY
    Liverpool Road
    Manchester M3 4FP
    Tel: +44-161-832 2244
    Fax: +44-161-834 5135
    http://www.mosi.org.uk/
  • WOOKEY HOLE CAVES & MILLS Ltd
    Wookey Hole, Wells
    Som. BA5 1BB
    Tel: +44 1749 672243
    Fax: +44 1749 677749
    Mr Pascal Webb
    Mrs J. Baker