The Carlos Museum Bookshop

Fascinating & Unique:  Recommended New Books in the Bookshop
Visitors to the museum know just how carefully and creatively we stock our small but intense bookshop space, and we'll be regularly posting some our newest and most interesting books and gifts online as they arrive. Click here to see a small selection of our favorite new books and gifts. We can only post a handful of the great new items that come into the store on an almost daily basis, so be sure to visit the Museum Bookshop to see our full selection. Or contact the Museum Bookshop at 404.727.2374 to order specific items from our website by phone.

Annual Spring Clearance Sale 
Friday, April 28 | 10 AM - 4 PM          Saturday, April 29 | 10 AM - 5 PM
The annual spring sale at the Carlos Book Shop features 20% off everything, including carefully and creatively selected books for both adults and children; unique jewelry, gifts, and cards; and even our popular large selection of sale and bargain books in front of the store. Don’t miss the biggest sale of the season at the smallest yet most unique bookshop in town!
Please note that 20% is the maximum discount, no additional discounts during this special sale open to members and the public alike.

Hours of operation alert:  The new permanent hours for the bookshop are Tuesday through Friday 10am to 4pm, Saturday 11am to 5pm, and Sunday 1pm to 5pm. Contact the bookshop at 404.727.0509 or the museum front desk at 404.727.2163 for more information.  FREE PARKING ON WEEKENDS at the Fishburne and Oxford Road parking decks.

The Carlos Museum Bookshop stocks hundreds of titles on art, archaeology, history, and mythology for both adults and children, with an emphasis on the ancient cultures of Egypt, Greece, Rome, the Near East, the Americas, Asia, and Africa. Because our stock changes so frequently, online shopping is currently not an option, so please visit us to enjoy our inventively curated selection of books. For general information, call 404-727-0509 or email