A great bookstore in Franklin, Tennessee. Over 60,000 new and hard to find rare books including over 1500 signed first editions. Maps, prints, post cards and ephemera. Located on East Main Street near 1st Avenue, a few blocks from the town square. We have a children’s reading room in the rear of the first floor. Open 7 days a week 10 am – 5 pm. Built in 1826, this building is known as The Old Factory Store and has had visitors such as Andrew Jackson and Davy Crockett. Call the Franklin Bookstore at 615-791-6400 for more on great hard to find books.

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About us

A local family owned rare bookstore. Come by and help us find the books of your dreams. You never know who you will run into at Landmark Booksellers!



We are just a few blocks off the main square in Franklin: 114 East Main Street near Puckett's Boathouse Restaurant. We are open every day from 10 am to 5 pm. (615) 791-6400


Book Signings

Author Jack Hurst discusses his historical book about two fascinating American Civil War Generals. One form the North and one from the South. They both for forged in similar ways, unlike their peers.

04th Mar 2015

Sizzle Awards

Franklin Sizzle Awards Vote on your favorite Franklin merchants.  Presented by JLB, FranklinIS, Southern Exposure Magazineand the Williamson Herald.  The winners will be announced in the Williamson Herald and FranklinIS in March,...

21st Feb 2015
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The Possum

The Possum Reading Lamp This lamp was previously owned by George Jones and resides at Landmark Booksellers.

21st Feb 2015
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Flowerpot Press Event

Book signing with GREG POPE Every parent and grandparent will love this gorgeous childrens picture book and CD, made by a dad (country music recording artist Greg Pope) for his...

22nd Jan 2015
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Old Factory Store Renovation

Old Factory Store Renovation in 1972 This circa 1825* building, the “Old Factory Store”, is located in downtown Franklin, Tennessee. For many years, in its later life, the building housed Dotson’s Restaurant...

18th Dec 2014

Best Bookstore

10BEST Says Bookstores: In picturesque downtown Franklin, Landmark Booksellers is the home of new and rare books. Featuring ver 60,000 new and rare books including over 1500 signed first editions,...

18th Dec 2014

Book Gifts for Christmas

Landmark Booksellers Christmas Gifts Books for Christmas? You can’t drink them, eat them, or wear them. But they are a gift that can be opened again and again, enjoyed over...

13th Dec 2014
Dickens event


DICKENS OF A CHRISTMAS on Main Street Franklin’s Main Street will recall the spirit of Christmases past when the Heritage Foundation throws its annual Dickens of a Christmas celebration December...

06th Dec 2014
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Wine Down Main Street

Wine Down Main Street Franklin, TN The first Saturday of each month, join us for Wine Down Main Street. A great charity event supporting the Boys and Girls Club of...

20th Nov 2014

Women and The Vote 11/20/14

Women and The Vote, A World History Jad Adams book signing Join us, Thursday, November 20th – 5:30 As we welcome Jad Adams, from London, for a book signing with...

17th Nov 2014

Civil War Book Sale

Book Sale: all CIVIL WAR BOOKS buy 2 books and get a 3rd book free Landmark Booksellers invites you to join us in commemorating our 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Franklin with a book sale....