National workshop for handmade paper

     National workshop for handmade paper is located in the old part of the city of Ohrid, next to the National Museum and it was opened in 2002. Ohrid has been printing paper since the 16th century and the city has kept the old traditional Chinese way for paper-making process originating from the 2nd century BC. In this workshop you will have an excellent demonstration and you can buy original handmade paper products. Everything that is exposed in this small workshop is printed on the Gutenberg Press. There are only two copies of the Gutenberg Press in Europe, one in this National workshop for handmade paper and the other one in Slovenia.

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