Antwerp: Diamonds and Now Plantin-Moretus Museum Bible Tours
The overwhelming friendliness of the people of Antwerp makes it a desirable and relaxing place to visit. Interestingly, more than 70% of all diamonds are traded in Antwerp.
Even more valuable than diamonds are the gems of truth found in God's Word the Bible. Lovers of God's Word are keenly interested in the history of the printing of the Bible, which is highlighted at the Plantin-Moretus Museum.
Over the years and especially recently on JW.ORG Jehovah's Witnesses from around the world have shown a keen interest in the Plantin-Moretus Museum.
The Plantin-Moretus Museum (Dutch: Plantin-Moretusmuseum) is a printing museum in Antwerp, Belgium.
A stately dwelling full of gold, leather and tapestries, precious libraries, and the oldest printing press in the world. No wonder the Museum Plantin-Moretus is the only museum on the Unesco World Heritage list. Step inside the world of printers, publishers and highly educated intellectuals, from Antwerp’s Golden Age.
Current Antwerp Museum Bible Tours:
"The Written Word"
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The Plantin-Moretus Museum printing offices, workshop, library and printing room have all been preserved in their original state and offer a unique insight in the living and working conditions at this thriving printing and publishing house. Intact. Ready to roll. There they stand, the oldest printing presses in the world. The entire workshop of the world-famous printing works is still […]Learn More & Reserve Your Tour →