New York's Flagship Department Stores
From the world’s largest store to tiny, hip boutiques, from the Lower East Side to Harlem,
and from Fifth and Madison Avenues to Brooklyn, from cutting-edge fashions to bargain electronics,
New York City is the shopping capital of the world.
Macy’s Herald Square
the world’s largest department store , has 2,1 million square feet of space and stocks more than 500,000
different items. It’s a good idea for first-time visitors to head to the Visitor’s Center on the 34th Street balcony for advice about the store-and the city.
known to it’s aficionados as “Bloomie’s”has been an institution for decades.
The Upper East Side mecca’s main-floor handbag department is especially good. Upstairs, visitors
can find some of today’s hottest designer clothes. The store also features an International Services Desk
and Visitor’s Center on the first-floor balcony, as well as multilingual store directories and size-conversion charts.
Lord & Taylor
Thousands of people line up during the holiday season to see the enchanting window displays at another New York mainstay.
Lord & Taylor, on Fifth Avenue. Seasonal sales can yield incredible bargains.
Saks Fifth Avenue
Across the street from Rockefeller Center, Saks Fifth Avenue stocks the finest in Women’s and men’s designer collections,
sportswear, shoes, accessories, cosmetics, fragrances, and jewelry.
Macy’s Herald Square, New York City