Due to the rapidity of the Internet today, and even more after the pandemic, most people will turn to buying things from the comfort of their own homes. But we all know there are certain items that need a second look before purchase.
Thankfully, physical stores have yet to be eliminated from business by the internet age; here are some of the best boutiques and bookstores in Albuquerque where you can find all sorts of baby apparel, strollers, and books to read together as a family!

Treasure House Books & Gifts

Where: 2012 S. Plaza St. NW., Albuquerque, New Mexico 87104
Dates:Sunday-Monday-Tuesday 11:30 AM – 5 PM | Closed Wednesday | Thursday-Saturday 11 AM – 5:30 PM

Treasure House Books & Gifts offers a wide variety of books on topics such as New Mexico travel & history, the Southwest, the Old West & Native America.

The store specializes in regional cookbooks, children’s books & southwestern mystery fiction. 

Bookworks Albuquerque

Where: 4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW Ste H Albuquerque

Bookworks is a locally-owned, independent bookstore in Albuquerque’s North Valley.

You will find books of many genres such as non-fiction and general fiction, local authors, young adult and children’s books, New Mexico & Southwest travel, photography, and art books.

The Children’s Place at Coronado Center

Where: Coronado Center, Albuquerque
Dates:Monday- Thursday 11 AM – 8 PM | Friday, 11 AM – 9 PM | Saturday, 10 AM – 9 PM | Sunday, 12 PM – 6 PM

Fun meets affordable and oh-so-stylish at The Children’s Place kids clothing store at The Coronado Center in Albuquerque.

There are clothes for every season for girls, boys, toddlers, and babies!


Where: 4900 Cutler NE Ave, Albuquerque, NM 87110
Dates: Sunday, 11 AM- 6 PM | Monday- Thursday 10 AM- 7 PM | Friday- Saturday 10 AM- 8 PM

By shopping at Carter’s, you’ll get your little one cute and comfy for every occasion-from school to sleep and play, too! 

Carter’s has already made a name for itself when it comes to shopping for everyday, high-quality, easy baby, toddler, and kid outfits.

Organic Books

Where: 111 Carlisle Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106
Dates:11 AM-6 PM, every day.

Organic Books is The home-grown family-owned bookstore in the heart of Nob Hill.

The store sells books new and used, with a special focus on local authors. It offers sidewalk shopping and curbside pickup! 

BuyBuyBaby– Albuquerque

Where: 2451 San Mateo Boulevard Northeast, Albuquerque, NM87110
Dates:Monday- Saturday, 10 AM- 8 PM | Sunday, 11 AM- 7 PM

BuyBuyBaby has a wide selection of must-have baby gear like strollers, car seats, nursery furniture, baby bedding, and so much more!

The buybuy BABY® store in Albuquerque is a great place to start when preparing for the baby’s arrival. You will find brands you love like Graco®, UPPAbaby®, Fisher Price®, and more to choose from! 

Red Planet Books & Comics

Where: 1002 Park Ave SW, ABQ 87102
Dates:Friday – 10 AM – 6 PM | Saturday – 11 AM – 5 PM | Sunday – Noon- 6 PM

Red Planet Books & Comics is the only Native-owned comic book shop on Planet Earth! 

Kids will love the many options of the best in Native American, Indigenous, and Indie comics, books, games, and toys!

Traveling Baby Company

Where: 5815 Wyoming Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109

Traveling Baby Company is the premier one-stop shop for all your baby rental gear in the Salt Lake City area!

You will find quality baby equipment that is clean, safe and asy to use with outstanding customer service!

Barnes & Noble

Where: 6600 Menaul Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110
Dates:Sunday 11 AM -7 PM | Monday-Thursday 10 AM-8 PM | Friday & Saturday 9 AM-9 PM

If you want a guaranteed variety of books for every age, you go to Barnes & Noble.

The store offers a great selection of books, music, gifts, toys, and games, and of course their amazing B&N Cafe featuring Starbucks drinks.

Fallas Discount Stores

Where: 3221 Rodeo Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87507
Dates:111 Coors Blvd NW STE D, Albuquerque, NM 87121

Fallas Discount Sales has over 80 Stores Located in 5 states and Puerto Rico.

This is the best place to shop if you want to save! You will find unbeatable deals on brand name and private label clothing for men, ladies, boys, girls, juniors, infants, and toddlers along with lingerie, shoes, and household items.​