The Boston Guide to Baby Stores and Children’s Bookstores

If you’re wondering where to purchase those essential items needed for new babies or an adorable present for that lucky toddler in your life, we’ve got some of the best places to go in Boston. If there’s something you need – from clothes and toys to books and games – look no further than these tried-and-true shops around town. Check out our top picks below:


358 Clarendon Street Boston, Massachusetts5


Tadpole is a trusted neighborhood store for new and experienced parents alike! Here, you will find the best brands in the baby world, including Oeuf, Bloom, Monte Design, and Spot On Square Furniture. You will also find the best in clothing, toys, and gear!


579 Tremont Street Boston, Massachusetts


Kodomo means ‘’child’’ in Japanese and this store offers a showcase of clothing and accessories that kids and parents alike can love, because they look right, feel right, and are right. You will find playful and stylish clothes, shoes, and accessories for babies, kids, and tweens.


111 South St Plainville, Massachusetts

An Unlikely Story

An Unlike Story is a favorite when it comes to bookstores for children! The shelves are packed with kid-friendly options and the place features huge event space for the many activities and kid-friendly events they offer monthly. The store also boasts a café serving drinks, sandwiches, and salads.

If your kids love storytimes and books, make sure to take a look at our list of Boston’s 10 Best Libraries and Storytime for Kids!

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