Current Store Operations

Current Store Hours

Lake Forest Park

Open to public 9am-9pm 7 days a week


Open to public 9am-8pm 7 days a week

Seward Park

Open to public 9am-9pm, 7 days a week

Customer Code of Conduct

Per the current King County mask guidelines, everyone ages 5 and older is required to wear masks in our stores, regardless of vaccination status.

By entering Third Place Books, you have agreed to all the following rules and regulations:

  • Any customer experiencing any cold or COVID-19 symptoms will not enter.
  • All non-vacinated customers must wear masks at all times in the store (does not apply to children under the age of 5).
  • All non-masked customers must remain 6 feet in distance from TPB staff and other shopping parties.
  • Children 12 years and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times in the store.
  • TPB restrooms are closed to the public (there are restrooms in the Commons for public use).
  • Transactions via debit card, credit card or touchless payment are preferred.
  • Ravenna: CafĂ© Arta is open for lunch 11am-3pm and dinner in the Pub 4pm-8pm.
  • TPB staff have the right to ask any customer to leave that is not following these rules.

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