Fort Hill offers a spectacular view of the Kanawha River and downtown Charleston.

Taylor Books

Opened by Ann Saville in 1995, Taylor Books has become a landmark and must-visit destination.

We invite you to take advantage of the broad selection of books and wide variety of hard-to-find magazines. Come by the cafe to enjoy a scone or a cup of coffee and take advantage of the free wi-fi.

Explore local contemporary art and handmade crafts in the Annex Gallery. Feed your creative side by taking a class in the Annex Studios.

Whatever your pleasure, Taylor Books invites you to make yourself at home.


  • Admission
  • Discounts
  • Free Parking
  • Group Tour/Motorcoach
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Public Restrooms
  • Take Reservations
  • Hours of Operation:Mon. - Fri. 7 am - 8 pm, Fri 7 am - 10 pm, Sat 9 am - 10 pm, Sun 9 am - 5 pm