Explore the fascinating world of paper, from fine stationery to secrets about the most famous of Crane’s papers, United States currency.
Enjoy a tour of the history of Crane including the production of currency paper starting in 1775 up through current anti-counterfeiting technologies. End your tour with a papermaking demonstration and paper decorating for all ages.
Tours of the museum start as needed. The last tour of the day begins 1 hour before closing.
All ages are welcome but the museum is most enjoyed by those aged 7 -107!
Admission is free (donation suggested).
We welcome group visits to the Crane Museum. If you represent a tour group, school group or scout group please contact the museum to arrange a tour.
All groups of 8 or more must contact the museum in advance of their visit. The museum can be opened at alternative times for group visits for a nominal fee.
Please contact the museum about your tour. Call us at 413-684-6380 or send us an email.