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The History of Tarot

Explore the many colorful traditions of Tarot

By Tarot.com Staff

Tarot has a rich history and following in many cultures, from its origins in 14th Century Europe to its modern worldwide incarnation online. The earliest Tarot card decks were beautiful, hand-painted works of art, while the latest decks can be as flashy, colorful or cartoonish as we can imagine.

We embrace and support all Tarot enthusiasts because we know the symbolism of Tarot crosses all cultural and spiritual boundaries to create a uniquely personal experience. Check out our own Christine Payne-Towler’s take on The History of Tarot.

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