A Bookstore Straight From a Science-Fiction Movie. This Never-Ending Book Palace Really Exists!

Is this a house of a rich celebrity or a business tycoon with vast bank accounts? No, nothing like this. It’s just a bookstore that someone decided to look somewhat extraordinary. And you have to admit they were so successful!

A Bookstore Straight From a Science-Fiction Movie. This Never-Ending Book Palace Really Exists!
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This magical bookstore is called Dujiangyan Zhongshuge. It is in Dujiangyan in south-west China. There are well over 80,000 books inside

A Bookstore Straight From a Science-Fiction Movie. This Never-Ending Book Palace Really Exists!
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The floor is covered with shining tiles and the mirror ceilings create the illusion of endless space

A Bookstore Straight From a Science-Fiction Movie. This Never-Ending Book Palace Really Exists!
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The books pile up all the way from the floor to the ceiling. That is why the place looks like a never-ending palace of books

A Bookstore Straight From a Science-Fiction Movie. This Never-Ending Book Palace Really Exists!
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Still, all books are within the reach of all customers. That’s all thanks to the spiral stairs

The bookstore Has Got two stores and covers the area of 1,000 square meters. It was designed by Li Xang, the founder of X + Living, a Chinese architecture studio

A Bookstore Straight From a Science-Fiction Movie. This Never-Ending Book Palace Really Exists!

It was all inspired by the ancient city of Dujiangyan. The objective was to create a feast for eyes and soul at the same time

A Bookstore Straight From a Science-Fiction Movie. This Never-Ending Book Palace Really Exists!

 

Would you like to have a bookstore like this in your neighborhood?