This 3-Story Bookstore In Boston Is Like Something From A Dream

There’s a massive bookstore in Boston that’s so wonderfully retro that it’s an attraction in its own right. Both bibliophiles and casual readers will be awed by the scale of Brattle Book Shop, which is brimming with used books. Just imagine all the stories and information waiting to be discovered…

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As you roam this readers’ paradise, minutes slip away while inspiration takes hold. Hours may pass without you even noticing them, but any time immersed in Brattle Book Shop is time well spent.

You’ll find Brattle Book Shop at 9 West Street, Boston, MA 02111. It is open Monday through Saturday from 9:00 AM until 5:30 PM and is closed on Sundays.

Learn more about this unique spot here.

What’s the best book you’ve ferreted out at Brattle Book Shop? Share your favorite stories in the comments below!

These other beloved Boston stores – some past, some enduring – are sure to make you feel nostalgic.