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Book Loft, Columbus, Ohio

 
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Distance from city center: 11.6mi
lizzy_a's pictureby lizzy_a Shopping travel tip
added on the 22nd of October, 2010
Full of flowers on both sides of the paved way to the bookstores, the Book Loft is found in the German Village area of Columbus. There is a wide variety of books, antiques, new ones, bestsellers to choose from and if you're a bookworm, you will feel like in wonderland.

The only thing you should be prepared for is that it is VERY crowded. Although the bookstore has 32 rooms, some of those rooms are not larger than a broom closet. Many book are stacked up on the floor and the rest room is at the back of the shop.

So, yeah, it sounds kinda scary, and if you're not really into small, crowded places than maybe this isn't for you, but if you're curious and love books, you should give it a try!

Address:
631 S 3rd St, Columbus, OH 43206, USA

Opening Hours:
Sun-Thu: 10:00-23:00
Fri/Sat: 10:00-00:00

On the web:
http://www.bookloft.com/

 
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