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Nice used bookstore in the airport terminal

Over the past 20+ years, have made it a point to stop by here every time we are in the area - even... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Columbus, Indiana
Whatta Treat !

I've been to this amazing bookshop several times during my use of Mitchell Field. I can't think of... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
J.J. S
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2 Oct 2018
“Nice used bookstore in the airport terminal”
6 Aug 2018
“Whatta Treat !”
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5300 S Howell Ave, Main Terminal, Upper Level, Near Skywalk to Parking, Milwaukee, WI 53207-6156
+1 414-747-4526
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Over the past 20+ years, have made it a point to stop by here every time we are in the area - even if we aren't flying into or out of the airport. In the early days, it wasn't the most shopper friendly place -...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

I've been to this amazing bookshop several times during my use of Mitchell Field. I can't think of any other airport that offers such a jewel ! I'd frequent this bookshop if I lived in the area, even withOUT a scheduled flight ! ALL used...More

Thank J.J. S
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Every time I fly through MKE, I think about how lucky I am to have Renaissance Books in the airport. The selection is deep, so you can find something that fits the bill whatever kind of book you're looking for. Ever tried to buy a...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

Finding this used book shop in the Milwaukee airport was a real treat. The shop clerk knew just where to find the book I was looking for. The price was right and I was on my way.

Thank Kim O
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I've traveled through MKE several times, but didn't know about Renaissance Books until I was faced with a two-hour delay on my flight. What luck! I spent nearly an hour there and was able to find two obscure books for which I'd been looking for...More

Thank Zuben
Reviewed 29 June 2017

A good bookstore outside of security. Lots of books for sure. It's jam packed and the staff is helpful. Priced for an airport

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 11 June 2017

An unexpected delight, finding this bookstore at the MKE airport. I killed two hours just perusing their selection for a book to read while waiting and while flying. Classics, thrillers, history, self-help, young adult, mysteries . . . the gamut! Very nice . . ....More

Thank R S
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We were in Milwaukee for a weekend getaway and stopped at this renowned bookstore first. What a pleasure! We could have stayed all weekend right here and never left. Thousands of books on every topic imaginable. Highly recommended!

Thank noel1127
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Renaissance Book Shop is a quirky book shop, featuring a unique and ever changing mix of rare, used, out of print books. You never know what you are going to find, but I always find fun books that I "have" to buy. Well worth stopping...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

How rare is to find a great used bookstore in an airport! When visiting Milwaukee I will often make a special stop at the airport just to have a good hour or two to browse the books. The only problem is all the extra weight...More

Thank johntpt
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