Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books, Katoomba

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Mr Pickwick's antiquarian and general bookshop sits in the heart of the lovely Blue Mountains city of Katoomba, west of Sydney.

It occupies the c.1960s Macathurs Arcade Basement Level ,which houses some 60,000 books, as well as a huge collection of fine Australian art, and many cabinets of exotic collectables and antiques.

As well as dealing with a large local community, Mr Pickwick's has become something of a tourist attraction in itself.

We are open seven days a week 10am to 6 pm, with late night trading on Friday and Saturday nights until 9 pm
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  • What a fantastic time I had browsing through all the antiques in this wonderful shop. The collection of old books was what attracted me, but there are so many items to make all antique lovers happy. I...  more »
  • If you can believe it, Mr. Pickwick's was the best time I had the Blue Mountains. I was on the lower level for over two hours just looking at all their books which is an amazing collection and the cos...  more »
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  • Whenever I do a day trip to Katoomba I will without fail spend a good hour looking around at the collection of books. Thinking what I could add to my personal collection. Amazing selection of books and vintage antiques to buy!
  • Awesome place! My favorite thing in the Blue Mountains. So many books on the lower level. I hope I'm able to go back again. Stay here we're terrific. Really helpful and great conversation.

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