Adult Learning

The National Print Museum offers a diverse and exciting range of programmes for adults throughout the year including guided tours, workshops, talks, and Demonstration Days.


The National Print Museum hosts a variety of exciting art and craft workshops throughout the year such as Introduction to Letterpress Bookmaking, Woodtype Poster Printing, Mokuhanga-Japanese Woodblock Printmaking, Modern Calligraphy, and Lino Printing.

Please visit our What’s On calendar.

Demonstration Days

Have you ever seen a museum come to life? Suitable for all ages, a Demonstration Day at the National Print Museum is the perfect opportunity to witness the fascinating traditional craft of letterpress printing in practice as our volunteer active retired printers and typesetters share highlights of and captivating stories about the Museums’ collection and their time in the industry. To get a feel for what you will see and who you will meet at one of our Demonstration Days visit our Collection and Permanent Exhibition page to view one of our many Collection Highlights video shorts.

To find out when our next Demonstration Day is on please visit the What’s On section of the website.