Arnolfini is home to one of the best specialist, independent art bookshops in the country.

Our Bookshop stocks over 100 magazines and periodicals on art, design, literature and film as well as an exceptional range of books on contemporary art and culture, postcards, gifts and posters.

Our staff love finding the ‘hard to find’ and can order books in for you.

Students received a 10% discount on production of a valid SU card.

Please contact us on 0117 440 9685 or email

Bookshop opening hours:
Everyday: 10am – 6pm

These hours may be subject to change/seasonal variations so please give us a call before heading out.