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Visit The Center for Fiction

The Center for Fiction is a home for readers and writers, located at 15 Lafayette Avenue in Downtown Brooklyn.

Visitors are welcome in our Bookstore and Café & Bar, open to the public every day from 11am and 8pm. Members of The Center for Fiction also enjoy daily access to our Library, featuring our second-floor lounge, reading rooms, and outdoor terrace. Our Writers Studio members receive extended access to the building with a quiet, dedicated space to write.

The Center for Fiction

15 Lafayette Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11217


Bookstore and Café & Bar
Open to the public.
Every Day: 11am–8pm

Library and Second Floor
Open to all members of The Center for Fiction.
Friday: 11am–5pm
Saturday & Sunday: 12pm–5pm

Writers Studio
Open to Writers Studio members.
Every Day: 8am–10pm

Subject to closures. We kindly ask that you review our Health & Safety Protocols before visiting The Center for Fiction.