The Carlos Museum Bookshop

Now Available: A SHRINE FOR TIBET companion catalogue

The companion catalogue to the Carlos Museum exhibition is also the catalogue to the full collection of the Alice S. Kandell Collection, which was assembled with the purpose of creating an authentic Tibetan Buddhist shrine room complete with ritual arrangements and equipment according to the practice of Tibetan and Mongolian lamas of the highest level.  Contact the Museum Bookshop at 404.727.2374 to order a copy by phone.


Hours of operation alert:  The new permanent hours for the bookshop are Tuesday through Friday 10am to 4pm, Saturday 11am to 5pm, and Sunday 1pm to 5pm. Please NOTE that during the summer, student staffing shortages may result in the store being closed for part or all of some days. On Tuesday May 31 and Tuesday June 7, the Bookshop will open at 12:15pm. Contact the bookshop at 404.727.0509 or the museum front desk at 404.727.2163 for more information.  FREE PARKING ON WEEKENDS at the Fishburne and Oxford Road parking decks.

The Carlos Museum Bookshop stocks hundreds of titles on art, archaeology, history, and mythology for both adults and children, with an emphasis on the ancient cultures of Egypt, Greece, Rome, the Near East, the Americas, Asia, and Africa. Because our stock changes so frequently, online shopping is currently not an option, so please visit us to enjoy our inventively curated selection of books. For general information, call 404-727-0509 or email