Toys R Us and Babies R Us will close all of their 735 U.S. stores this year.
This news comes at the heels of a February 2018 announcement that the company would be closing the doors of 182 stores.
The closure will affect all five of the Tucson Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores.
The three Toys “R” Us stores in Tucson are located at:
The two Babies “R” Us stores in Tucson can be found at:
A representative from the corporate Toys R Us headquarters was unable to provide a timeline for closures, but employees at the Broadway/Craycroft location said the store should remain open for several more months.
Deep discounts and sales are expected as the stores seek to liquidate their merchandise.
Remaining toy stores in Tucson include local favorites Mildred & Dildred at La Encantada and Kid's Center on Swan (between Speedway & Grant). Both stores offer complimentary gift wrapping - a fantastic perk!
Wondering where else to buy a birthday gift? Try Barnes & Noble, Bookmans, or Little Bird Nesting Company.