Macy’s is the world’s biggest store

Macy’s 2018 Holiday Windows will be revealed on Thursday, November 15, 2018.


Macy’s at 34th St and Broadway is the anchor of New York City’s Herald Square shopping district. Macy’s offers over 1 million square feet of shopping.

Macy’s is one of the world’s biggest department stores

Macy’s was founded by Rowland Hussey Macy as a retail dry goods store in Haverhill, Massachusetts in 1851. He moved to New York City in 1858. Macy’s moved to its current Beaux-Arts building on Broadway in 1902.

Annual Macy’s Events

Macy’s Flower Show

Just when New Yorkers start dreaming of Spring, Macy’s turns into a giant garden.

The 2018 Macy’s Flower show is March 25 – April 8, 2018.

Macy’s Fourth of July

Macy’s sponsors New York City’s annual Fourth of July fireworks display.

The 2018 Macy’s Fourth of July show is Wednesday, July 4, 2018.

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The flying balloons of Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade are a New York tradition.

The 2018 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is Thursday, November 23, 2017.

Macy’s Christmas Windows

Macy’s holiday windows are one of the highlights of New York City’s holiday season. They go up in the second half of November.

Macy’s played a role in establishing the American tradition of visiting Santa Claus in the store.

The 1947 movie Miracle on 34th Street made Macy’s part of American Christmas lore.

Macy’s Santaland

Macy’s 2017 Santaland opens Friday, November 24, 2017 through Sunday, December 24, 2017. Children can visit Santa’s North Pole workshop inside Macy’s.

Santaland is open during store hours. This year, Santa visits are by reservation only. Make reservations after November 20, 2017 at (212) 494-4495).

Special Events

Venezuelan telenovela star Gaby Espino is having an in-depth conversation about the cultural role of telenovelas in the Spanish-speaking world with Ursula Carranza, Fashion and Beauty Director at People en Español at Macy’s Herald Square (3rd Floor Women’s) in Manhattan’s Garment District on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 6pm.  #macyshhm

Visiting Macy’s

Macy’s Herald Square
151 West 34th St (at Broadway)
(212) 695-4400

Daily 10 am – 10 pm (9 pm Sundays)

(N) (R) (Q) (W) or (F) (M) (B) (D) to 34th St – Herald Sq

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