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Our Hours: Noon to 10pm
6 days a week.

We are often (but not always) closed on Mondays and, these days, irregularly on other days because we're short on volunteers. If you're making a special trip to the Shoe it's a good idea to call ahead to make sure we're open: 215 413 0999

See our Calendar page for many more upcoming events.
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We are a 501c3 non-proft organization and donations are tax deductible.

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In The News

"Out of the Wild Alaska's Fiddling Poet returns to his birthplace" by Will Dean, City Paper Published: January 23, 2008

"Audacia Ray" By Ashlea Halpern, City Paper Published: June 12, 2007

"Anarchist Nook Book: Talking with James Generic about his history of the Wooden Shoe Collective" By Sam Tremble, City Paper Published: January 30, 2007

"Anarchy in the PA: The Wooden Shoe celebrates 30 years of subverting the man" By Will Dean, City Paper
Published: December 6, 2006

Wooden Shoe Books • 704 South Street • Philadelphia, PA 19147 • • (215) 413-0999