Another iconic and not-to-miss local bookstore is The Strand, New York City’s landmark shop specializing in new, used, and rare books. From philosophy to finance and everything in between, this Broadway bookstore location allows guests the chance to browse one of the most diverse book selections in the city, the shop conveniently open from 9:30 am to 10:30 pm. This is considered to be the ‘legendary home’ of bookstores in general in New York, this spot holding over 2.5 million books since 1927. That’s right, this spot is running on ‘86 years and 18 miles of books’, a truly impressive feat for one bookstore!
Find everything a book junkie could possibly want in here, from occult classics to YA literature, from vinyl albums to kitschy Shakespeare mugs. Shopping here is a delight for any personality or interest type, whether you are looking for the latest best-seller to take on the ride home or you need that perfect NY souvenir still. Not only will you be able to shop and browse the wide variety of goods within, but you may also have the opportunity to sit in on a live event, the daily happenings ranging from Children’s Storytime to live book signings and lectures. This spot sees A LOT of famous authors and even actors, guests from the past including such big, and highly diverse, names as James Franco and Hilton Als.
So what are you waiting for? Give us a call and let us take you to The Strand today!