Gallery of Literature

Gallery of Literature

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Gallery of Literature is the largest second-hand bookstore in Israel. Located in central Jerusalem near King George Street, the store is made up of two floors and is divided into four large rooms filled with book-lined shelves. In addition, the shop offers a separate section for old and rare books.

Book lovers won't want to miss out on travailing the store's literary treasures.

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based on 253 traveler reviews
  • Kate Callen
    Kate Callen
    August 2, 2023

    This was my first visit, but it won't be my last! The downstairs is vast, and much more clearly labelled than some of the other bookshops around. The staff are knowledgeable and helpful, and are apparently working on bett...

  • Tetsuya desu
    Tetsuya desu
    March 9, 2019

    From an outlook this place looks pretty narrow and small. Once you enter, you will find stairs, room, another stairs, and another rooms, and on and on... This is just like dungeons. Probably the biggest second hand book s...

  • Peter Eisenburger
    Peter Eisenburger
    June 3, 2023

    An online ordered book from this dealer cost me more than 50 $, including handling, toll and several fees. The condition of the book is much worse than described, coming with heavy stains all over. After e-mailing for sev...

  • Avigail Roubini
    Avigail Roubini
    April 7, 2018

    A veteran bookstore in Jerusalem, located in a nice car-free street, holding a huge collection of mostly old and second hand books. It is literally a treasure island of knowledge and some forgotten texts and rare books. T...

  • Mimi Delasalle
    Mimi Delasalle
    June 19, 2018

    I always make it a point to visit this little gem. Be sure to take your time downstairs where there are old chairs perfect for making sure your book choices are perfect.

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