Special Collections Librarian
St. John Fisher College
3690 East Avenue
Rochester NY 14618
To make an appointment for the programs Behind the Book of Kells or The Book of Kells Experience, you may contact Michelle Price, or the Library's Office Manager, Lynn Seavy, at 585-385-8133.
The exhibit highlights a page in the Book of Kells as well as the decorative case made for the facsimile copy. The companion book that explains the intricacies and history of the page is also on display.
View two unique films on the Book of Kells. A Masterpiece Re-Created describes how the facsimile copies were made, and The Book of Kells explores the history of the book and delves deeper into the decorated pages.
Combine the film experience of Behind the Book of Kells with hands-on exploration of the Book of Kells.