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American Girl Place - New York

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Address: 609 5th Ave, at 49th Street, New York City, NY 10017-1021
Phone Number: 1-877-AG PLACE
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10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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We visited 3 floors. So many dolls and clothing. You can make your own t-shirt for child and doll, a hairdresser and also ear piercing. Amazing for any child. Bought my grand... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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London, Canada
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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We visited 3 floors. So many dolls and clothing. You can make your own t-shirt for child and doll, a hairdresser and also ear piercing. Amazing for any child. Bought my grand daughter a doll, 4 outfits and a comb for less than $200.00.

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Evansville, Indiana
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I love this place. Everything is so well displayed and the people are so helpful. They have multiple floors (I think 4) including a doll hospital and a doll salon. The hair salon is very well priced. They also have a restaurant, but you must have reservations (call ahead of time). We had reservations for the afternoon... More 

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Thank Susan M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have a girl child then you need to go there. This is the place for dream of any girl who loves her doll. Are 3 floors of pure fun and millions of options. The doll of your daughter can be anything from a medical to a cowgirl. It has a salon for the dolls do the hair and... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came expecting an experience like the AG Place in Chicago, but got much more! This place is Macy's + Heaven for the girl at heart! Our only disappointment were the men's bathrooms. There are several single dads and married dads who bring their little girls to the restroom. The women's restroom was as fancy as the rest of the... More 

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Dilltown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went with our ten-year-old daughter, who loves American Girl dolls. She had a great time. We parked about 10 blocks away for $25 for minimum 4 hours. We had to stay in the garage for at least 4 hours to get the $25 rate which was kind of odd. I guess that's pretty good for parking... More 

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I brought my goddaughter to NYC for the day. She wanted to visit the American Girl Place. Unbelievable how many dolls and accessories they have at the multi-floored store. We spent a fortune but she was happy. I thought the hooks in the bathroom to hold the dolls as you use the facilities was great and unique!

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New Richmond, Ohio
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235 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

So we stumbled upon this store while out sightseeing. My daughter was immediately upset because she had left her American girl doll at home. We bought her and her doll matching shirts and she tried her shirt on in the store. After we left she realized that she left her sunglasses (that were a birthday gift) in the store. We... More 

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Catania, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

My daughter was really wanting to go here with her AG, so we went and ended up spending almost 2 hours trying to decide what to get. The store is nicely laid out into the different areas and has some repeat stuff in each. Of course the stuff is expensive but I knew this going in.. We tried to do... More 

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Huge store. Every girl's dream store. They had everything. I do wish they had a shorter wait time in the salon. We had to wait an hour to get my daughter's doll hair done & it was a Wednesday late morning. We will be back the next time we come to the city.

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Onsted, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

Lunch was really a good value and it doesn't hurt that little girls get to eat with their dolls who also get plates. All the American Girl dolls and "stuff" are here. My granddaughters just loved looking at it all. The staff is soooo helpful and friendly. The wait staff is super. It is a great place to visit with... More 

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