We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

St.Peterburg House of Books

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Review Highlights
Took a great 2 hour motorcycle tour of St P outside this bookstore

Fabulous bookstore with an English section, very crowded and a que for the toilets located on the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
julia p
,
Sydney, Australia
fluent English

google in "au pont rouge". sales are fluent in English. The history of the building of the Au Pont... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fiona L
Read all 388 reviews
142
All photos (142)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“english books”(5 reviews)
“book lovers”(3 reviews)
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
-3°
Nov
-2°
-7°
Dec
-3°
-9°
Jan
Contact
Nevskiy ave, 28, St. Petersburg, Russia
Nevskiy
Website
+7 812 448-23-55
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around St. Petersburg
from US$ 70.00
More Info
from US$ 50.00
More Info
from US$ 32.00
More Info
Reviews (388)
Filter reviews
57 results
Traveller rating
37
14
4
0
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
37
14
4
0
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviews english books kazan cathedral book lovers book shop beautiful building worth a visit nevsky prospekt bookshop souvenirs thousands century st art spb
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 57 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fabulous bookstore with an English section, very crowded and a que for the toilets located on the first floor. But found an excellent motorcycle tour company located outside on Nevskiy Prospect had a great pillion ride through the city and surrounds

Thank julia p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

google in "au pont rouge". sales are fluent in English. The history of the building of the Au Pont Rouge department store ("At the Red Bridge") in its modern form begins in 1905, when the representatives of the board of the famous Belgian-Dutch trading firm...More

Thank Fiona L
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Since its hard to find good souvenirs, i recommend you to visit this multistory book store. You will find affordable things to buy!

1  Thank ehsan a
Reviewed 14 May 2018

The place is actually a heaven for book lovers. This place is full with books and good post cards. I bought a few and they were beautiful. This place is one of the best i decided to go in.

2  Thank yashi j
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Located in front of Kazan Cathedral, this store is famous for the book store. This building is symbolized the bell-shaped tower, near canal you can go to everywhere in Saint Petersburg. you also find out Blood church the Savior and garden.

Thank Extraordinary810985
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Stopped off for a hot chocolate and cake in the café on the first floor. Sat by the picture windows overlooking St Isaac's Cathedral. Good service and great place to people watch. Book shop very good but with limited books in English, mainly guides to...More

Thank MHOF
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

This is beautiful place but always very crowded. It was really beautiful with christmas lights in december.

Thank jenskaenska
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We stopped mostly for the cafe experience but ended up buying a few dozen postcards and Christmas cards. The building is worth seeing from the outside, and the bookshop and cafe are worth a stop in.

Thank Heligypsy
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This beautiful Art nouveau building which extends along the central, unforgettable, Nevsky perspective, it is already worth a visit: it certainly does not go unnoticed with the richness of its architectural elements and is easily visible from every corner of the city. It is located...More

Thank Riccardo D
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We visited on a horrible rainy day and wanted somewhere to hide from the rain. This is a great bookshop in a historic building. There is a great selection of souvenirs: mugs, chocolates and posters. The real treat is the cafe overlooking the cathedral. It...More

Thank MsBovary8
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 425 nearby hotels
Katyusha
64 reviews
.07 km away
Griboedova 20
3 reviews
.15 km away
Nevsky Hotel DeLuxe
13 reviews
.18 km away
Golden Triangle Hotel
875 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 11,614 nearby restaurants
Cafe Ukrop
661 reviews
.06 km away
Katyusha Restaurant
1,158 reviews
.07 km away
Singer Cafe
1,746 reviews
.03 km away
Starbucks
67 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3,341 nearby attractions
Kazan Cathedral
3,773 reviews
.06 km away
Zinger Company House
144 reviews
.01 km away
Museum of Soviet Life Style
47 reviews
.11 km away
Singer Building
73 reviews
.03 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Wafaa E
1 August 2016|
Answer
Response from Евгений С | Property representative |
Hello, You can find it in our store (Nevskiy, 28) on the firs floor.
0
Votes
Google Translation