Hours and Directions


Once Upon A Time Bookstore
2207 Honolulu Ave.
Montrose Shopping Park
Montrose, CA 91020



Monday - Saturday: 10 am - 6 pm
Sunday: 11 am - 4 pm


Directions to America's Oldest Children's Bookstore:

We are on the 90 and 91 Metro bus lines and on the 3 Glendale Beeline

Located where the 2 and the 210 freeways meet, get directions below on the map.

Parking in Montrose Shopping Park:

There is a large FREE parking lot off Florencita Dr. as well as COIN-ONLY metered parking along Honolulu Ave. and Montrose Ave. We are always happy to give change for the meters!

Native Land:

Our store and the Montrose Shopping Park occupies land of the Chumash, Tongva, Fernandeño Tataviam, and Kizh people. Read more about the history of native people in our valley in our local Crescenta Valley Weekly paper.