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The Bookshop
Discover the riches in our Luckenbooths

The Bookshop

Our eclectic shop in the medieval luckenbooths of John Knox House has some of the best resources for stories and storytelling in Scotland.

We have staff favourites, classic collections and unique stories for children and adults.

We have a specialist collection of Scottish History books about John Knox, Mary, Queen of Scots and the Reformation in Scotland, alongside landscapes and local interest.

We also feature a rotating stock of artworks, CDs by traditional artists, postcards and greeting cards by local artists, keyrings and various oddities.

Standard Opening Times

• Mon – Sat: 10am – 6pm
• Sundays (Jul & Aug only)
• Evenings during Storytelling Centre Performances


For enquiries about stock or any further information on our Bookshop, just get in touch.


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