Opened in 1966, with the shop itself dating back to the 18th century, the Bell Bookshop is a destination bookshop located in the beautiful market town of Henley-on-Thames. Conveniently situated close to the river and the car park, it makes for an ideal stop on a family day out.
Whether you’re looking for something new to read, or in search of a gift for a loved one, you’re bound to find something in this independent bookshop which stocks over 20,000 titles, including books that the chain stores ignore.
The bookshop has a fantastic team of book lovers who would be happy to answer any questions that you have about books. From old childhood favourites to your newest obsession, the friendly and knowledgeable staff are on hand to find the perfect book for you and to make sure you have a wonderful book-browsing experience.
They also hold events in the bookshop and are the Bookselling Partner of the Henley Literary Festival. The Bell Bookshop attends this annual event celebrating the magic of literature every year, selling books and organising book signings.