Powell's City of Books

1005 W. Burnside St., Portland, OR 97209

Powell's City of Books is a book lover's paradise, the largest used and new bookstore in the world. Located in downtown Portland, Oregon, and occupying an entire city block, the City stocks more than a million new and used books. Nine color-coded rooms house over 3,500 different sections, offering something for every interest, including an incredible selection of out-of-print and hard-to-find titles.

Each month, the Basil Hallward Gallery (located upstairs in the Pearl Room) hosts a new art exhibit, as well as dozens of author events featuring acclaimed writers, artists, and thinkers such as Roddy Doyle, Joyce Carol Oates, Michael Chabon, Annie Leibovitz, and President Jimmy Carter.

Phone

503-228-4651

Hours

9 a.m. - 11 p.m., 365 days a year

Website

powells.com

Twitter

@Powells

Neighborhoods

Portland, NW Portland, Pearl District

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Prompt Writing Workshop

In short: Freshen up your inspiration to write just in time for Spring! The Prompt Writing Workshop is a 10-week workshop by Write Around Portland that...

Powell's City of Books  
Prompt Writing Workshop

In short: Freshen up your inspiration to write just in time for Spring! The Prompt Writing Workshop is a 10-week workshop by Write Around Portland that...

Powell's City of Books  
Prompt Writing Workshop

In short: Freshen up your inspiration to write just in time for Spring! The Prompt Writing Workshop is a 10-week workshop by Write Around Portland that...

Powell's City of Books  
Prompt Writing Workshop

In short: Freshen up your inspiration to write just in time for Spring! The Prompt Writing Workshop is a 10-week workshop by Write Around Portland that...

Powell's City of Books  
Prompt Writing Workshop

In short: Freshen up your inspiration to write just in time for Spring! The Prompt Writing Workshop is a 10-week workshop by Write Around Portland that...

Powell's City of Books  

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