4 Famous New York City Department Stores

Fifth Avenue and Empire State Building in Manhattan, New York, USA

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New York City department stores offer a wide array of merchandise for shoppers, from cosmetics and housewares to designer fashions and accessories. Whether you're interested in the cutting-edge styles of Barneys New York or the service and sophistication of Saks Fifth Avenue, there's a Manhattan department store for every budget.

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Bergdorf Goodman

Bergdorf Goodman

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754 5th Ave, New York, NY 10019, USA
+1 212-753-7300

Both the main Bergdorf Goodman store and its men's outlet across Fifth Avenue offer shoppers luxury fashions, housewares, and accessories. Known for its classic high-end fashions, the department store chain has expanded its offerings to include items for a younger, affluent audience.

  • Subway: E/M to 53rd/5th Avenue; N/R/W to 59th/5th Avenue
  • Neighborhood: Midtown Map
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Bloomingdale's new york

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Bloomingdale's, New York, NY 10022, USA

One of New York City's retail institutions, Bloomingdale's can overwhelm even the most seasoned shopper. Fantastic sales and a diverse array of merchandise make it a worthwhile stop. There are three outposts in Manhattan in SoHo, the Upper West Side, and the flagship in Midtown.

  • Subway: N/R/W and 4/5/6 to 59th/Lexington
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
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Macy's new york


151 W 34th St, New York, NY 10001, USA
+1 212-695-4400

Quite possibly the most famous department store in New York City, Macy's features 11 floors of clothing, kitchenware, and accessories. Be sure to check out the original wooden escalators connecting some of the top floors. Merchandise at Macy's is moderately priced, and the store has great sales year-round.

  • Subway: B/D/F/M/N/Q/R/W to 34th/Herald Square; 1/2/3/A/C/E to 34th/Penn Station
  • Neighborhood: Herald Square
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Saks Fifth Avenue

Saks 5th Ave

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611 5th Ave, New York, NY 10022, USA
+1 212-753-4000

Located across from Rockefeller Center, Saks Fifth Avenue offers shoppers a wide array of top-quality merchandise and solid customer service, including free personal shopping. Cafe SFA on the eighth floor has great food and an even better view.

  • Subway: B/D/F/M to 47th-50th/Rockefeller Center; E/M to 53rd/5th Avenue
  • Neighborhood: Midtown 
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4 Famous New York City Department Stores