Book Stores & Music Stores in Princeton

Bryn Mawr Wellesley Books
281 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542
‎Phone: 609-921-7479
~ Locally Owned Independent Business ~ Started in 1931, the Bryn Mawr – Wellesley Book Sale is the longest-running and largest used-book-selling endeavor on the East Coast. It is renowned for the number and quality of books, as well as the large number of hardback and non-fiction titles available.

Cloak & Dagger Bookstore
349 Nassau Street Princeton, NJ 08542
Phone: 609-688-9840
~ Locally Owned Independent Business ~ Discover the Cloak & Dagger, an independent bookshop catering to mystery lovers. Located in historic Jugtown district of Princeton, a short walk from Princeton University. The Cloak & Dagger is in a 100 year old colonial revival home renovated to reflect an English style library one might find in an Agatha Christie mystery.

Farrington’s Music
State Road Route 206 Princeton, NJ 08540
Phone: 609-960-4150
~ Locally Owned Independent Business ~ For more than 50 years, we have been the area's reliable family owned and operated supplier of musical instruments and accessories in NJ. We have also provided lessons and rentals and for all musical instruments since 1962. We are now strictly an online supplier of music lessons, musical instruments and accessories through our online music shop.

25 Palmer Sq E, Princeton, NJ 08542
Phone: 609-924-8697
~ Locally Owned Independent Business ~ Over the last 25 years, JaZams has built a world where imaginations run free. They have carefully selected the highest-quality toys and books from all over the world, and personally tested every item on their shelves.

Labyrinth Books
122 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542
Phone: 609-497-1600
~ Locally Owned Independent Business ~ Labyrinth is an acclaimed independent bookstore serving the students and faculty of Princeton University as well as the town of Princeton and beyond. As the official bookstore for Princeton University, our independent store specializes in academic books for scholars, and we can always be relied upon to provide those books that form the backbone of current debates both inside and outside of the universities. We also carry books of broad and general interest: contemporary and classic literature, poetry, current events, history, philosophy, theology, cookbooks, comics, and books for children. 

Princeton Record Exchange
Tulane St, Princeton, NJ 08542
Phone: 609-921-0881
~ Locally Owned Independent Business ~ Princeton Record Exchange has been one of the leading independent record stores in the country since 1980. Their inventory of over 100,000 LPs, CDs, and DVDs is diverse and constantly changing. They offer high quality, low prices, and extensive selection of our stock.

Princeton Violins
240 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542
Phone: (609) 683-0005
~ Locally Owned Independent Business ~ Located in downtown Princeton and operated by Master Luthier, Jarek Powichrowski, Princeton Violins offers a large variety of Violins, Violas, Cellos, and their Bows for Rental, Sale, Restoration and Repair.

National Chains with a location in Princeton

Barnes & Noble Books
Princeton Market Fair, US Hwy 1, Princeton, NJ 08540
Phone: 609-750-9010
~ Bookseller chain stocking a broad selection of titles for adults & kids.

Christian Science Reading Room
178 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542
~ The Christian Science Reading Room is a place for all who want to learn more about their relation to God. Many resources in various languages are available in print to read, borrow, purchase, or access on their computer.

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