The Open Door is Schenectady's locally-owned independent bookstore and gift gallery, serving the capital region since 1971. We carry a wide selection of literature, with an emphasis on children's books and those of local and regional interest, as well as an expansive variety of toys, gifts, jewelry, stationery, personal accessories and home goods. Our booksellers are passionate about literature and love recommending their favorite choices! We actively support the arts and literacy in our community.
The store is situated in the heart of downtown Schenectady, on pedestrian Jay Street, we're around the corner from Proctors Theatre and countless restaurants!
To order books for pickup in the store or to see the descriptions of some our other merchandise and scheduled programs, go to our other website www.opendoor-bookstore.com