Politics and Prose—with bookstores located on Connecticut Avenue NW, at The Wharf, and at Union Market—is now open to customers. Curbside service will continue at The Wharf and Union Market locations; just select your preferred location at check out! The Den Coffeehouse and Wine Bar on Connecticut Avenue NW is also open with a limited capacity. See Store Hours and Locations.

For the sake of our health and yours, please note:

  • Face masks, worn over the mouth and nose, are required in the stores; 
    • Masks with valves/vents, face shields, and neck gaiters won’t be permitted as substitutes for cloth face masks;
  • Use of hand sanitizer is required upon entering;
  • Social distancing (maintaining a distance of at least 6 feet) is mandatory at all times;
  • Stores are operating at a limited capacity, and customers should be prepared to wait outside if necessary;
    • ConnAve  – 60 people

    • The Wharf and Union Market – We do not have official capacity limits, but you may have to wait to enter if crowding occurs. 

  • Customers are limited to 30 minutes inside the store, so get your shopping list and questions ready in advance!  

(Updated 05/13/2021)