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Hot Metal Day

February 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Watch Linotype demonstrations on our Model 31 by Michael Babcock, of Interrobang Press.

Cast your name, a favorite word or emoji in hot metal on the Ludlow.

Print a keepsake with us in the Letterpress Studio.

Learn about the history of the Linotype and Ludlow from Museum President Frank Romano (at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.).

See Doug Wilson’s movie, Linotype: The Film (11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.).

Tour the Museum!

Take time to see our rare 1883 second prototype called the Second Band Machine, and a 1972 Elektron II, the last model Linotype built. Check out all the Linotype specimen books and a cabinet full of unique Linotype artifacts in the Romano Library. Learn how the Linotype changed the world.

Fun for all ages. Be sure to mark your calendars for Saturday, February 1st, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 15 Thornton Avenue, Haverhill, Mass.

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February 1, 2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Museum of Printing
15 Thornton Ave
Haverhill, MA 01832 United States
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