»

| 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.

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

Literary Place City Statesort icon
The Steinbeck House Salinas California

Built in 1897 and restored in 1973, this Queen Anne Victorian served as the birthplace and childhood home of John Steinbeck. Today, the house is...

Robinson Jeffers Tor House Carmel California

Robinson Jeffers built Tor House and Hawk Tower as a home and refuge for himself and his family.  It was in Tor House that Jeffers wrote all...

Moe's Books Berkeley California

Founded in 1959, Moe's Books is an independent bookstore and online bookseller that allows visitors to buy, trade, and sell new, used, and out-of-...

Bookshop Santa Cruz Santa Cruz California

Founded in 1966, Bookshop Santa Cruz is a large, general independent bookstore located in the heart of downtown Santa Cruz, California. ...

BookSmart Morgan Hill California

BookSmart is a 10,000 square foot independent bookstore that sells books and educational toys, greeting cards, magazines, coffee, ice cream, candy...

Diesel Bookstore Oakland California

Diesel is an independent neighborhood bookstore that hosts regular author events. The store also has branches in Malibu and Santa Monica,...

The Avid Reader Davis California

The Avid Reader comprises a pair of general-interest independent bookstores located in both downtown Davis, California and in Sacramento,...

Beyond Baroque Literary/Arts Center Venice California

Founded in 1968, Beyond Baroque Literary/Arts Center is located in the Old Town Hall in Venice, California, near the Pacific Ocean. Programs...

Eugene O'Neill's Tao House Danville California

In 1974, the Eugene O'Neill Foundation saved Tao House in Danville, California, from a wrecker's ball then raised funds to secure the site where O...

Robert Louis Stevenson Silverado Museum St. Helena California

Established in 1969, the Silverado Museum is a non-profit organization that houses one of the world's most distinguished collections of...

<< first < previous Page: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 next > last >>

31 - 40 of 338 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