Music in Taos

Taos Drums

Touted as the world's largest selection of Native American drums, just south of town. All are handmade by masters from Taos Pueblo and covered with real hide. Choose from hand drums, log drums, natural-looking drums…
Arts & Crafts in Taos

Seconds Ecostore

The pick of several artsy little boutiques in the John Dunn Shops, just north of the Plaza, this quirky store sells all kinds of cool recycled gifts, from solar-powered crickets to purses made from tins and miniatur…
Vintage in Taos

El Rincón Trading Post

This shop dates back to the arrival of German trader Ralph Meyers in 1909. Even if you're not looking to buy anything, step into the dusty museum-like backroom devoted to artifacts including Indian crafts, jewelry a…
Sports & Outdoors in Taos


This evocatively named store, just north of the Plaza, is well stocked with outdoor supplies, and usually has a substantial sale rack. The folk behind the counter know what they're talking about.
Books in Taos

Op Cit Books

Taos' best bookstore carries a fine stock of regional fiction and nonfiction, plus maps and guides, and the friendly staff are always happy to advise.
Sports & Outdoors in Taos

Taos Mountain Outfitters

Huge store on the Plaza, selling or renting everything you need to get out and play. The helpful staff can supply hiking info and maps.