Archived: Playful Pop-up Books

Central City Library

Marvel at these 24 stunning examples of movable and pop-up books from Sir George Grey Special Collections.

Highlights include a tunnel book from 1851, a 1930s edition of Pinocchio, contemporary adaptations of the classic children’s stories Peter Pan and Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, and intricate private press pop-up books.

Escape the heat in the pop-up books reading zone or take a snap of the children in your lives by the dress-ups wall!

Don't miss this fun, free activity for children and families in the city this summer!

Image Credit: Robert Sabuda. Alice's adventures in Wonderland: a pop-up adaptation of Lewis Carroll's original tale. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2003.

Contact details

Address:
Central City Library
44-46 Lorne Street
Auckland
Date:
12 December 2018 - 3 March 2019; Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm, Saturday and Sunday, 10am - 4pm
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