»

| Give a Gift |

  • Digital Edition

close
Suggest a Place

Help us keep this database current. If you have updated information on one of the literary places listed, or a new one to add, let us know.

Thank you for suggesting a Literary Place.

 
Advanced Search

Literary Places

This database of writerly destinations—places writers can visit for inspiration, to promote their writing, for research, and to discover community—includes historical sites, reading venues, literary collections, writing centers, and writers spaces. Save your selections to My P&W and populate a personal Google Map that can be used to plan reading tours and visits to literary meccas, or just to keep track of your favorite literary locales.

  •  
  • 1 - 10 of 35 results
  • next >

Select a state to see cities in that area, or use the filters above.

Literary Placesort icon City State
The Writers Place Kansas City Missouri

Located in a fin de siecle mansion, the Writers Place has been serving the Kansas City area for over a decade with readings, lectures, workshops,...

The Rosenbach Museum & Library Philadelphia Pennsylvania

Founded in 1954, The Rosenbach Museum & Library houses the personal collections of Dr. A.S.W. Rosenbach and his brother Philip Rosenbach,...

The Rare Book & Manuscript Library Urbana Illinois

Established in 1936, the Rare Book & Manuscript Library has grown to over 300,000 books and over 7,130 linear feet of manuscripts. Particular...

The Poetry Foundation Chicago Illinois

The first space in Chicago dedicated solely to the art of poetry, the Poetry Foundation building houses a 30,000 volume poetry library (which...

The New York Public Library Manuscripts and Archives Division New York New York

The Division holds over 29,000 linear feet of archival material in over 3,000 collections. The strengths of the Division are the papers and...

The Morgan Library & Museum New York New York

A complex of buildings in the heart of New York City, The Morgan Library & Museum began as the private library of financier Pierpont Morgan (...

The Library of Congress: Rare Book and Special Collections Reading Room Washington District Of Columbia

The Rare Book and Special Collections Division traces its beginnings to Thomas Jefferson's wish to create a library for statesmen and for the...

The Library of Congress Washington District Of Columbia

The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and serves as the research arm of Congress. It is also the largest...

The Huntington Library San Marino California

The Huntington Library is one facet of The Huntington, a private nonprofit institution. The Library is one of the largest and most complete...

The Catholic University of America: Rare Books and Special Collections Washington District Of Columbia

The Rare Books and Special Collections department of the Mullen Library at the Catholic University of America supports and enriches the...

Page: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 |  next > last >>

1 - 10 of 35 results

Subscribe to P&W Magazine | Donate Now | Advertise | Sign up for E-Newsletter | Help | About Us | Contact Us | View Mobile Site

© Copyright Poets & Writers 2014. All Rights Reserved