About Us


Sarah Rae shops at Fountain Bookstore. (Photo by Jay Paul)

The Fountain Bookstore is a general full-service bookstore serving Downtown Richmond. We carry interesting books of all kinds including children's, business, regional and civil war, and cards.

We host more author events than any other entity in the state of Virginia.  Check them out!  

Richmond Magazine did a nice feature on the store's history.  You can find that here.

Fountain Bookstore

1312 E. Cary St.

Richmond, VA 23219

(804) 788-1594