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Old Capitol Books

Location
482 Alvarado St
Monterey, CA 93940
Hours

Thursday - Sunday, 12pm-6pm

Old Capitol Books is re-opening on April 8 at our new location, 482 Alvarado Street.

Old Capitol Books is your local new and used bookstore. We consider ourselves a general interest bookstore, with everything from cookbooks to Carl Jung, but we are proud to have the largest selection of books in the areas of LGBTQ+, feminism and gender, ethnic studies, and black history.

Our bookstore also has an excellent selection of fiction, science fiction, fantasy, and mysteries, as well as non-fiction like history, current events, biographies, and much more!

We enjoy helping you find just the right book, whether you're looking for a specific title or need a recommendation. Or stop by to browse our shelves for unexpected finds and hidden gems.

Location

Old Capitol Books
482 Alvarado St
Monterey, CA 93940

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  • Old Capitol Books Reopens April 8 on Alvarado Street

    Monterey, CA

    Great news! Old Capitol Books, a locally-owned new and used bookstore, is reopening on Thursday, April 8 at our new home on the second floor of 482 Alvarado Street. We'll be open Thur-Sun, 12pm-6pm.

    If you enter through the front doors, you can either use the elevator or the stairs to get to the second floor. Accessible parking is located behind the building at 499 Calle Principal. From there, you can enter through the back door of the building directly onto the second floor. Come say hello!

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