Books • Arts • Design



PUÓN Books, Arts and Design Shop offers an eclectic variety of books and items for bibliophiles, literature and arts and design lovers of all ages—from historical and contemporary local and international books to beautiful and unique gifts, souvenirs, art and local artisanal crafts and design.

PUÓN also serves as an event space, hosting film screenings,  cultural performances, and other activities that showcase artistic and creative endeavors.

All proceeds support The Alfredo F. Tadiar Library. Become a Friend of the Library and receive a discount on every purchase.



Books * Arts * Design
Browse through our collections of interesting books, artisanal crafts, gift items and designs.
Take part in our events and activities. Watch films and cultural performances.

Local coffee, sweet and savory snacks



Browse through our collection of interesting and significant works of fiction, history, philosophy, art, natural history, and cultural studies. Delight in fine crafts and artisanal gift items from the Northern Philippines and elsewhere.


Try our different brews of locally-grown coffee: pour overs, Vietnamese-style coffee, hot or iced, as well as teas, and fruit sodas. Sample our savory and sweet native cakes and other treats..



Attend film screenings, readings, lectures, spoken word, recitals and other cultural performances. Participate in events organized by local communities and organizations. If you have a proposal for collaborative projects and cultural events, please contact us for more information.

Regular Opening Hours:

Tuesday - Saturday

12:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Closed Sundays, Mondays, and Holidays

Schedule of Events & Activites