Watkins Books specialise in a wide range of healing, spiritual and mystical books. They also stock a selection of audio and visual materials including videos, cassettes, CD's and tarot decks.
Venue Details & Map
21 Cecil Court
- +44 (0)20 7836 2182
- Public transport:
- Leicester Square, Underground
What a gorgeous store. Our Muggle Walking Tour guide pointed this place out as an esoteric bookstore that JK Rowling favours along the street that was the inspiration for Diagon Alley. I felt right at home at this quaint little spot, and the shopkeeper was very nice. They have a wide selection of books covering everything from spirituality to tarot reading.
The reusable tote bags are only £2!...more
All my esoteric books have been bought here.
Gossip has it that Scientology have bought the
place since it was about to close down recently.
Whatever, thank god its been saved!more
This bookshop is great, I have found many books that have been out of print here.
This bookshop as everyone has stated has all books to do with occult, spiritualism, self help etc you literally can spend hours in here wondering what books to get, luckily they do have people on hand to help out :) I have met many people in this bookshop while browsing.
They have a sale area that is quite...more
Massive panic recently as Watkins went into administration, but glad tidings have come in the fact that the gentleman who owns the bookshop across the way is buying the place and rescuing this very important shop from liquidation.
The staff are lovely here and there is a wonderful selection of Tarot cards CDs for meditation and trance work, and a lot of occult and new age books. The second...more
As Clarissa D hinted in a previous review Watkins is an esoteric book temple, nay a Mecca. This two floor store is superbly set-up to keep anyone with a remote or keen interest in the occult, spiritualism or anything linked to magick in here, in bibliophilic rapture for hours.
There are always plenty of attendants on hand to help you search for titles, and if you really fancy it, there is a...more