Arcadian Books

Currently Closed
  • Address: 714 Orleans St, New Orleans, LA 70116, United States
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-5045234138
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Book Shop

With new and old books stacked from the floor to the celling, Arcadian Books is a one-of-a-kind book store that oozes charm amidst all the organised mess. And if you love reading, you are sure to immediately grab a pile of books for yourself without hunting much.

The books are arranged by countries and some of the books date back to the 19th century! Authors and books lost in time are given their much needed space and if you are lucky, you may just find an old classic you were looking for, tucked in a corner.

  • By Bus: Decatur at St Peter
  • By Tram: Toulouse Station
  • By renting a Car/ Bike.
  • By Taxi.

Love this? Explore the entire list of things to do in New Orleans before you plan your trip.

Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in New Orleans and book an accommodation of your choice.

  • Arcadian Books Address: 714 Orleans St, New Orleans, LA 70116, United States
  • Arcadian Books Contact Number: +1-5045234138
  • Arcadian Books Timing: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Arcadian Books Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Arcadian Books(preferred time): 10:30 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Arcadian Books: 00:30 Mins
  • Try the best online travel planner to plan your travel itinerary!
Are you associated with this business? Get in Touch
  • 0.23% of people who visit New Orleans include Arcadian Books in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Arcadian Books visit around 11 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Arcadian Books

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • More crowded than you would imagine, but full of great finds. Take a small flashlight so you can see the titles near your feet--you'll understand once you've been...

  • Easily the coolest bookstore I've ever been in. I always wind up getting a couple of really interesting books every time I come here. The gentleman who runs the store is really wonderful and helpful.

  • If you're a lover of the scent of old books then this is your place! its crowded yet somehow they managed to categorize. Enjoy the musky couch and curl up with a pile of books.

  • An essential stop in the Quarter. This is the one place where I can reliably hear spoken French in New Orleans.

  • Awesome bokkstore!! Many wonderful books including ones about New Orleans. Owner is very knowledgeable and helpful.

Read all reviews