Best Tucson, AZ Shopping

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    10. Buffalo Exchange

    Buffalo Exchange is your one-stop shop for "new and recylced fashion." With a large student population, Tucson-area Buffalo Exchange boutiques are always bustling. You'll find all the latest, trendy fashion trends,...

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    9. Bookmans

    This popular regional chain poses the question: "Why buy new?" Why, indeed. Alt Bookmans Entertainment Exchange, you'll find an assortment of gift items, antiques, musical instruments, cds, vinyl records, dvds, and...

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    8. Foothills Mall

    Located on Tucson's scenic far northwest side, the Foothills Mall offers a diverse selection of shops and department stores in an attractive setting. There are more than 90 stores for window shopping, browsing or...

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    6. Tucson Mall

    Tucson Mall is the city's leading retail destination and the largest shopping center in Southern Arizona. Major department stores include Macy's, Dillard's, JC Penney's and Sear's. There is also a Forever 21,...

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    5. Park Place Mall

    Park Place Mall is a two-story mall located in midtown Tucson. The mall features over 100 stores and services to choose from, including a Macy's, Dillard's, Sear's, Abercrombie & Fitch, Charlotte Russe, Charlotte...

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    4. Old Town Artisans

    You're sure to find some great gift ideas among the shopping areas in this 1850s adobe building. Each room offers unique items from specialty vendors, and regions around the world are represented, especially the...

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    3. Lost Barrio

    The Lost Barrio--as the name implies--is a small, colorful shopping district tucked away in a nondescript warehouse district south of the University of Arizona. This small but vibrant shopping district features 13...

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    2. La Encantada

    La Encantada is one of Tucson's most upscale shopping and dining districts. Spanish-style architecture, manicured courtyards, and sweeping staircases make for a gracious shopping expedition at this foothills-area...

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About Tucson, AZ Shopping

Tucson shopping is as eclectic and diverse as the city itself. From thrift shops to high-end specialty boutiques, the city offers a great blend of shopping that will appeal to all preferences and budgets. If you're looking for name brand wares, head to La Encantada, an upscale retail center in the city's posh foothills district. For vintage treasure shopping and a variety of independent mom and pop shops, you'll want to head to the city's venerable Fourth Avenue Shopping district. For a great selection of Southwestern and Mexican home decor, the Lost Barrio is another can't-miss Tucson shopping district. No matter what you're looking for, Tucson's selection of shopping venues is sure to please. 


About Patricia Escarcega

Patricia Escarcega has lived in the Arizona desert since she was a teenager. She works as a writer and editor in Phoenix with her four dogs and two cats. She received her MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Arizona and is working on a novel about growing up in the 1990s.

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