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Document And Entity Information
9 Months Ended
Nov. 03, 2018
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Document and Entity Information [Abstract]  
Entity Registrant Name TRANS WORLD ENTERTAINMENT CORP
Document Type 10-Q
Current Fiscal Year End Date --01-31
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding 36,258,839
Amendment Flag false
Entity Central Index Key 0000795212
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer
Document Period End Date Nov. 03, 2018
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2018
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3
Entity Small Business true
Entity Emerging Growth Company false
Entity Ex Transition Period false