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Established in 1991, Galveston Bookshop is located in downtown Galveston’s historic Strand shopping district, and offers the area’s greatest selection of used and out-of-print books.

Galveston Bookshop

Books Used & New, Vinyl LPs, Comics
317 23rd Street – Galveston, TX 77550

409-750-8200

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The Store

More than 70,000 used books organized by category. Read more about our stock and services.

Map

Find the store on Google Maps. We are in the Strand shopping district, downtown Galveston, Texas.

Events

Check out our local author events. Keep abreast of new local books and come meet the authors.

School Books

Get the books your children need for school. Classics and books for the county school’s reading lists.

Hurricane Ike

See what 7 feet of water can do to a book store.

We Were on C-SPAN’s Book TV

Book TV visits Galveston and interviews the store’s owner.

The Store in 2012


Galveston Bookshop
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Saturday, January 13th
2:00-4:00 p.m.

Galveston Wharf Stories
By Alvin L. Sallee

Store Hours

Monday-Saturday 10-6
Sunday 10-4

(409) 750-8200

317 23rd Street
Galveston, TX 77550
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Gus the bookstore cat. 2002-2015
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Vinyl LPs
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