The Strand Book Store in New York

The Strand Bookstore in New York

The Strand Bookstore is the largest secondhand bookstore in the world. Every day more than 5,000 books are sold here. The bookstore has more than 3 million books in stock! Celebrities are regular customers.

The books are all mixed up, so it can be a challenge to find a particular book. The staff can look up a book for you in their computer catalog and tell you what section the book is located in. The Strand Bookstore is known for having “over 29 miles of books!”

Practical Information

Take subway lines 4, 5, 6, L, N, Q or R to Union Square
The stores opening hours are, Mondays to Saturdays from 09:30 to 22:30 and on Sundays from 11:00 to 22:30.

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