Once Upon a Child

We buy and sell gently used clothes, toys, & equipment

Welcome to Once Upon A Child of Bristol, Hamden, Wethersfield, Manchester & Milford, CT

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 How it works: Bring in your gently used items during our buying hours. We ask items are freshly laundered, free of any stains & tears and current style. Neatly folded in a bin. 

Equipment must be clean,meet safety standards and be in good working order with all the pieces.

Any accepted item will be put into the computer 
pricing is based on name brand & condition. 

We work on a first come first serve basis, no appointment necessary. We are not  consignment so you will be paid by cash or check depending the amount.

A valid picture i.d. must be presented at drop off and pick up for all buys. 
As always we are looking to purchase
 pack & plays, changing tables, toddler beds, gates, highchairs, entertainers, strollers and toys.

Mon - Fri. we are open 9:30 am- 8pm and we accept items until 8pm.

Sat. we are open 9:30 - 8pm and accept items 

until  8pm.

Sun, we are open 11:00 - 5 and buy items 11:00 - 5pm.

A valid picture i.d. must be presented at drop off and pick up for all buys.



Most wanted list



                                      Toddler beds
                                       pack n plays
                                     changing tables
                                       baby monitors
                                        jump a roos
                                       bouncer seats
                                      childrens dressers
                                        play kitchens
                                       tool benches
                                        ride on toys

Customer AppreciationCards
We stamp your card for every $10 you buy from from us and For every $10 you sell to us. When the card is full you will receive 15% off your next purchase.

Excludes furniture and new items. 

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    Gold Standard Store

    This location has received the Gold Standard Seal. They have been recognized for achieving the highest standards in Product, Quality, Operations and Customer Service.

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