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.

22nd Jan 2015
Before-after photo

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
Wine Glass

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....

01st Nov 2014
Wine Down Main Street

Main Street Wine Event 11/1/14

Wine Down Main Street Event Wine Down Main Street 14 will be held Saturday November 1, 2014 from 7:00pm to 10:00pm.  General Admission tickets are $75 in advance until October 17,...

25th Oct 2014

Melody Guy Performs 10/25/14

Melody Guy live at Landmark Booksellers The Franklin Pumpkin Fest October 25th Sounds Like: Patty Griffin, Emmylou Harris, Eva Cassidy, Allison Krauss, Taylor Swift   Bio: Melody has a voice that rings...

23rd Oct 2014

Poetry Reading

Poetry Readings at Landmark Booksellers Every month on the last Tuesday of each month from 7 – 8 PM.