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Print House Cafe

Tues. Thurs. 11:00AM-3:00PM
Wed. Fri. 10:00AM–3:00PM

Come check out at the Print House Cafe: a museum turned coffee shop. The student group that runs the museum opens the museum to the public weekly. Special events are planned periodically throughout the year, and for groups by appointment. Kindly join us for complimentary coffee and engaging intellectual conversations.

Printing Hours

By Appointment Only

Come in and learn how to print your own personal project on one of our presses. Our curators will be there to guide you throughout the process. No fees required! Please wear closed toed shoes and clothing that you don't mind getting dirty.


Cal Poly, Building 26 Room 116
San Luis Obispo CA 93407

Once in Building 26, head downstairs to the first floor, and follow the signs.


The Shakespeare Press Museum hosts multiple events each year. These workshops are open to the public and free! Leave with the beautiful work you create. No experience or equipment is necessary.


Valentine's Card Workshop

We had such a lovely time our 2024 event! Come back next February to participate again.


Open House Activities

Join us on Saturday, April 13 from 11:00-1:00 for printing and fun!


Halloween Letterpress Workshop

Event details coming soon!


Holiday Cardmaking

Event details coming soon!

Typeset prep for printing.

Get Involved

The Shakespeare Press Museum survives solely off the generosity of the community and of Cal Poly. Volunteers are always welcome and donations are greatly appreciated to maintain the museum's beautiful history.

Contact Us

Have any questions about The Shakespeare Press Museum? Send us an email at: