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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a lovely little park, with chairs and tables, and gave us the opportunity to take a much need break on a walking tour of lower Manhattan in the summer. There are several refreshment stands and lots of shade under the trees, also an...More

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Named for the long-defunct newspaper, the NY Herald, if you’ve been to Macy’s on 34th Street, you’ve probably passed through the square without even knowing. It’s not really a destination of its own, because there’s really nothing to see here, but the nearby Greeley Square...More

Thank Edward D
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We had just completed a tour of the Empire State Building on this scorching hot day. My feet were tired and I really just wanted to sit and relax. This park is located right outside the famed Macy’s and has colorful metal chairs and tables...More

Thank tracyamarek
Reviewed 16 June 2018

This very small green space displays a very nice statue and a few table seating arrgts to allow a relaxing sit and people watch. Loved the statue .

Thank allanriley9
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

If you want a bit of air from shopping in Macy’s then that’s about all this postage stamp ‘square’ has to offer. Do not make the slightest effort to visit this square as part of an itinerary as you’ll be sadly disappointed.

Thank Lambretta101
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This is a very good place to sit after walking around. The area is crowded most of the time.There are lots of shops and restaurants around.

Thank SE s
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Herald Square is a delightful little square next to Macy's store. It is a nice place to sit and watch the world go by. Behind you - there is the Empire State Building. There is a statue at one end - a memorial to James...More

Thank Mazmannan
Reviewed 1 May 2018

So we got the subway to Macy's and whilst my husband shopped I sat in Herald Square. In April the spring flowers and trees were all in bloom. Sitting in the sun at the ample seating with the Empire State Building looming behind you is...More

Thank JudeYuill
Reviewed 24 April 2018

herald square beside the shopping opportunities also will offer to you a chance in try street food on weekends, is a nice place to chill if your hotel is near by or if you want to take a rest after shop on that area.

Thank gerson r
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Herald Square is so small that you could easily miss it, but take a minute before walking into Macy's. It has a nice statue and with the pedestrian improvements it is easier to cross the street.

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