Founded in 1953 by poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti and Peter D. Martin, City Lights is one of the few truly great independent bookstores in the United States, a place where booklovers from across the country and around the world come to browse, read, and just soak in the ambiance of alternative culture's only "Literary Landmark."
- Small Business (defined as less than 100 employees by state and local agencies)
- Veteran Owned
- Founded in San Francisco
- Headquartered in San Francisco
- Woman Owned
415 362 8193
261 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, CA, United States, San Francisco 94133