Vroman's Bookstore

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695 E Colorado Blvd (btwn El Molino & Oak Knoll Ave)
Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 449-5320
Bookstore, Gift Shop
Mon–Thu: 9:00 AM–9:00 PM Fri–Sat: 9:00 AM–10:00 PM Sun: 10:00 AM–8:00 PM

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  • Favorite bookstore of all time.
  • Did you know that one of TVs funniest and most successful comedies, THE BIG BANG THEORY, is set in Pasadena? Give it up for the hometown heroes when its Emmy voting time!
  • Vroman's bookstore was used as a location for the movie The 40 Year Old Virgin, check it out!
  • Massssssive selection. This bookstore is larger than it appears from the outside.
  • Love a good book! Super dog friendly store and staff! I hope this place never leaves.
  • This is more than a bookstore , it is a place full of great items and fun stuff .
  • A lot of cool little things to look at. Nice place to find new things and kill time. There's also a connected coffee shop!
  • One of the best independent book stores in Los Angeles. A must-visit!
  • Staff, selection, environme t, events, non-book options. This place rocks.
  • I also recommend "WestWorld on DVD!
  • Quite a stunningly beautiful store! A prime example of classic old Pasadena charm!
  • Great book selection and very helpful, knowledgeable staff!
  • Ive only been the mayor so long because this place is my default hang out. Love this store ...
  • Go when you have time to browse. This store has tons of great books.
  • Book signing April 13: Join Wayne Pacelle, the CEO and President of The Humane Society of the United States, in celebrating the debut of The Bond: Our Kinship with Animals, Our Call to Defend Them.
  • I really wish Vroman's was open 24/7 (ha, although it's probably best for my bank account that they're not)!
  • A good latte & I love supporting local bookstores! There is a almost hidden part of the magazines to the left of the register. I missed it the 1st time.
  • Well-culled graphic novel selection.
  • Pasadena's oldest (and one of SoCal's best) independent booksellers.
  • Books of all desription, plus one of the last remaining news stands in town (any town).