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HP StorefrontHyde Park
2725 Erie Ave
Cincinnati, Oh 45208
*Handicapped Accessible*

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Our Hyde Park store is in the Hyde Park Square
on Erie Avenue between Michigan and Edwards Roads.
Use the Smith/Edwards exit from 71.


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Driving Directions:

Heading SOUTH on 71 towards Cincinnati

Get off at the Smith/ Edwards Exit.

Turn LEFT at the light on the end of the exit ramp.

Turn RIGHT at the next street which is Edwards.

Follow Edwards pass the railroad tracks and Buskin's Bakery. The next lighted intersection is Erie and Edwards. Turn LEFT.

We are located two doors down from the Fire Dept.


*Metered and Street Parking & Side Street Parking. You are responsible for meters; we will not reimburse for meters, or expired meter tickets.


Hyde Park is one of Cincinnati's oldest shopping meccas. Hyde Park Square has over 175 one-of-a-kind shops, restaurants and events.

Our Hyde Park store has a great selection of beads, gems and findings, and you'll already know most of our staff!

There's lots to do in Hyde Park (beside visiting us).

  • Great cofee at Awakenings.
  • Great ice cream at Graeter’s.
  • Plenty of Lunch or Dinner choices, including Arthur's, The Echo,Tellers (in a former bank), Cock & Bull (traditional pub fare)
  • Into Antiques? Try Federation Antiques or Raul Haas.
  • Into Art? Try Miller Gallery.
  • And more...

In regards to parking:

  • Note that there's a large public parking lot just north of the square, with a pedestrian walkway into the square.
  • Metered parking is $.50/hr. Except during the busy lunch hour, you can usually find a space.
  • After 5PM, there is free parking behind the store
  • After 6PM, you can park in the US Bank lot.

Shopping Options:

Hyde Park Stores

  Amo Ink Custom Stationery
8 Cockerill
12 Delamere & Hopkins
15 English Traditions
3 Eye 1 Eyewear
26 Federation Antiques
4 Fig Leaf
31 Holte Eyewear
6 Scott Riesing Jewelers
13 Miller Gallery
28 Nest
2 Newstedt-Loring Andrews
10 On Occasions
22 Poeme
29 Oakley Cycles
11 Raul Haas-Hyde Park
14 Jamshid's Antique Rugs
25 The Framery & Raymond Gallery
23 Three French Hens
9 Tulips on Erie
30 Vintage Marketplace
19 A World of Beads


Restaraunt Options in Hyde Park Square

5 Arthur's
12 Awakenings Coffee & Tea Company
4 Beluga
13 Cock & Bull
3 Doodles
6 The Echo
15 Fave Yogurt & Crepes
9 Graeters
7 Hyde Park Gourmet Food & Wine
1 Indigo Casual Gourmet Cafe
2 Patty's Popcorn
14 Poco a Poco
10 Teller's of Hyde Park






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