Libreria Acqua Alta Book Shop in Venice

Libreria Acqua Alta is located within Venice, Italy’s Castello district, at Calle Lunga Santa Maria Formosa, 5176/B.

Many visitors call Libreria Acqua Alta a cute, romantic, and unusual bookstore, with most of the books available being in the Italian language. You can also purchase idyllic postcards, maps, and more.

Libreria Acqua Alta bookstore in Venice, Italy.

The bookstore is also a tourist attractions in many ways in addition to being a genuine book store, featuring, for example, a wall & stairs made of books and a gondola parked out back where you can snap pictures next to it.

Libreria Acqua Alta Venezia
Calle Lunga Santa Maria Formosa, 5176/B, Sestiere Castello

To learn more about the bookstore, you can visit the official Libreria Acqua Alta Facebook page at

Following the Facebook page, you’ll receive updates about the bookstore’s events, books on the shelves, plus more.