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Address: 1 Herald Square, at 34th Street and Sixth Avenue, New York City, NY 10001-2902
Phone Number: 212 922 9393

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Macy's was the main reason of visiting here. Nice and small. Other good shops here too, basically for shopaholics.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

What a great Square at 36th and 6av. For shoppers, this is the place to be. You have it all in a small area; Macy`s, Victoria`s Secret, Zara, Levis, Manhattan Mall, JC Penney, Foot locker. You`ll need at least one day here.

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Nairobi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Herald Square sits at the intersection of so many streets and avenues it'll make ones head spin. However, all that noise and bustle could take the bite out if a cold winter evening. I first visited in summer. When I went there in the middle if February snow, the frenetic pace of life on the square was heartwarming. There are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Macy's was the main reason of visiting here. Nice and small. Other good shops here too, basically for shopaholics.

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Lincolnshire
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I can't see how this can be called a park it's more like a court yard. There's stalls and food booths if you are hungry. Whilst we were there there were always protesters outside of Macy's. Don't let them put you off though I think they are just there cus they know everybody goes to Macy's on a trip to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Herald Square, now Herald Square Park is the defunct New York Herald tribune that was once published newspapers directly to its north. The park is right outside Macy’s, the world’s largest department store and is a great place to look at the Empire State Building while having a Sabrett (hot dog) or hot pretzel. This is just a cool one... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This place is a good break on your way to do a lot more in new york city. You can take great pictures of landmarks surrounding this park and the shopping is second to none.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Quaint park next to Macy's. Lovely tables and chairs to take in the sights. Also close to clean public bathrooms and multiple vendors.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Park your weary bones here after shopping at Macy's or the nearby shops or sightseenig. Conveniently located after you are done with your deals at the surrounding shops. A part of the avenue beside Macy's is a pedestrian only space, adjacent to the square itself, where table and chairs are laid out. There are some food carts nearby so one... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

A little Oasis surrounded by traffic. Some place to rest your weary bones while Holiday shopping and sightseeing.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Herald Square beguiles passers by each December with holiday scenes in their department store windows. Other times on the year the windows show sleek fashions. Macy's flagship store has done so for more than 100 years. Shoppers still go up and down the historic wooden escalators. Saks Fifth Avenue shoe department, a footwear empire so vast it boasts its own... More 

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