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Tour of Counter Press

Saturday, February 22, 2020
181 Bow Rd, Bow, London E3 2SJ

The Counter Press is a typographic design studio and letterpress workshop based in nearby Bow Arts P1 studios, five minutes’ walk from the gallery. A rare chance to see behind the scenes of a small working letterpress and to learn about the different presses. Visitors may also have the opportunity to have a go at printing!

Booking is recommended for this free event as space is limited. Meet in the Nunnery Gallery, from which the Counter Press studio is a short five minute walk down Bow Road.

Free tickets available via eventbrite


This event is part of the Lightboxes & Lettering event programme, which celebrates the fascinating and important history of east London's print industry, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Access Information

P1 studios has step-free access throughout from street level, including to the accessible toilet, and is service animal friendly. This venue does not have a hearing loop system.