Waterstones Nottingham

1/5 Bridlesmith Gate, Nottingham, NG1 2GR

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Opening times

Open until 18.30 today
Thursday 8th Jun
09.00 - 18.30
Friday 9th Jun
09.00 - 18.30
Saturday 10th Jun
09.00 - 18.30
Sunday 11th Jun
11.00 - 17.00
Monday 12th Jun
09.00 - 18.30
Tuesday 13th Jun
09.00 - 18.30
Wednesday 14th Jun
09.00 - 18.30
Thursday 15th Jun
09.00 - 18.30
Friday 16th Jun
09.00 - 18.30
Saturday 17th Jun
09.00 - 18.30

Contact us

  • Call us on 0115 9470069
  • Email us at [javascript protected email address]
  • Twitter: @WaterstonesNG


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Waterstones Nottingham, situated in the heart of the East Midlands, is home to a wonderful selection of books and gifts sure to excite all book lovers.

Situated on the historic Bridlesmith Gate, Waterstones Nottingham is the finest bookshop in the Midlands.

We have significantly expanded our games offer and are one of Waterstones’ Games Flagships, with shelves packed with all types of board games and card games, from family and party games to strategy games and logic and deduction puzzles. Our passionate games enthusiasts will help you to find your next favourite game. 

Our beautiful Victorian building hosts four floors of literary wonder, including a range of contemporary Fiction amongst the largest to be found anywhere in the country, a Children's section as bright and wide as the sky, that is always bustling with fun activities and things to do, and Café W on the third floor where you can browse and relax in a peaceful atmosphere.

Our friendly and experienced booksellers are always ready to help by finding the book you're looking for or recommending a new read altogether, and with our incredible range of Gifts and Stationery and Nottingham's largest range of specialist arts magazines, finding the perfect gift is always a breeze.

We're proud to be the home of Nottingham's book lovers.

Ground Floor
  • Fiction, Crime Fiction, Drama, Poetry, Literary Criticism, Travel, Maps & Walking Guides, Stationery, Games, Cards & Gifts, Click & Collect Collection Point
First Floor
  • Architecture, Art, Crafts, Design, Fashion, Photography
Second Floor
  • Children's, Young Adult, Biography, Parenting & Childcare, Cookery, Music, Film & TV, Natural History, Gardening, Self Help, Religion, Spiritual Writing, Sport
Third Floor
  • History, Military History, Politics, Sociology, Psychology, Gender Studies, Transport, Popular Science, Astronomy, Medical, Law, Computing, Foreign Languages, Business, Economics, Philosophy & Café W
Fourth Floor
  • Science Fiction & Fantasy, Manga, Graphic Novels, Horror, The Sillitoe Room

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