Shopping in Manhattan, New York City
Manhattan, New York City, has thousands of shops of all types and sizes. Whether you are looking for clothing, shoes, accessories, handbags, furniture, knickknacks, books, music, toys or souvenirs, Manhattan offers something for everyone. Here is just a sampling of the abundance…
Financial District
Century 21
Discount department store
22 Cortlandt Street, between Church Street and Broadway

Discounted designer fashions for men, women and children
42 Trinity Place

Knicknacks and the latest tween fads, like magic bubbles and secret message capsules.
50 Greenwich Street between Sixth Avenue and Seventh Avenue

South Street Seaport
Pier 17
Chain stores and gift shops
Near the river on Fulton Street

Strand Annex
Remaindered books at this well-known bookstore
95 Fulton Street between William Street and Gold Street

Exotic shops offer foods, herbs, clothing and souvenirs; dozens of street vendors

Pearl River
Chinese department store with the basic necessities plus more difficult to find luxuries
277 Canal Street at Broadway

Little Italy/NoLita/NoH
Supertrendy NoLita (north of Little Italy) and NoHo (north of Houston Street) offer unique designer goods

Amy Chan
Chan's signature mosaic-tile bags.
247 Mulberry Street, NoLita, near Prince Street

Blue Bag
European-style handbags and fashions
266 Elizabeth Street, NoLita, near Houston Street

Classic and hip clothing for babies and toddlers
248 Mott Street between Houston Street and Prince Street, NoLita

Sunrise Ruby
Clothing, lingerie and vintage pieces.
141 Reade Street

Hats with attitude
93 Reade Street

Stylish furniture and accessories from cutting-edge designers
88 Franklin Street, near Broadway

Pearl Paint
Craft and art supplies
308 Canal Street, near Broadway

Discounted designer clothing for men, women and children
100 Lafayette Street, between White Street and Walker Street

Anna Sui
113 Greene Street

575 Broadway, near Prince

Betsey Johnson
138 Wooster Street

Todd Oldham
120 Wooster Street

555 Broadway between Spring and Prince

Universal News and Cafe
8000 foreign and domestic magazine titles
484 Broadway between Broome and Grand

Fine arts store specializing in design and typography; great selection of unique postcards
159 Prince between West Broadway and Thompson

Fossils, skulls, tusks, dinosaur eggs and insects mounted behind glass
120 Spring Street between Greene Street and Mercer Street

Kid Robot
Collectibles like Gumby, GI Joe and Back to the Future figurines
126 Prince Street between Greene Street and Wooster Streets

Books, toys, puzzles, CDs, hands-on activities, special events, weekly storytelling
557 Broadway, between Prince Street and Spring Street

Canal Jean
Urbanwear of all colors and shapes
504 Broadway, between Spring Street and Broome Street

Find Outlet
Discount shopping
229 Mott Street

K. Trimming Company
Giant warehouse of sewing products: fabrics, trimmings, etc.
519 Broadway between Spring Street and Broome Street

ABC Trading Company
Discount electronics
31 Canal St., Lower East Side

Head Porter
Japan's favorite bag designer
140 Wooster Street, between Houston Street and Prince Street

Kate Spade
One of the best known designers of bags and accessories.
454 Broome Street

Greenwich Village
St. Marks Place
Full of ethnic eateries, street-level shops, sidewalk vendors selling trinkets of all kinds, music and tattoo shops
Between Cooper Square East and Avenue A

Biography Bookstore
Stocks biographies of everyone who is/was anyone plus bestsellers, travel books
400 Bleecker Street at West 11th Street

Forbidden Planet
All things SciFi, including posters, toys, comics, art books
840 Broadway at 13th Street

Toys and clothing for newborns to eight-year-olds.
101 West 10th Street between Sixth Avenue and Greenwich Avenue

Cheap Jack's Vintage Clothing
Worn jeans, leather jackets, and misc. vintage. Cheap depends on your definition.
841 Broadway between 13th Street and 14th Street

Classic Toys
Features hand-painted military miniatures, Smurf figures, model vintage cars and tin windup toys
212 Sullivan Street between Bleecker Street and West 3rd Street

Generation Records
Alternative and underground rock; great selection of imports
210 Thompson Street between Bleecker Street and 3rd Street

Gepetto's Toybox
Specialty toy store for babies and kids through age seven
10 Christopher Street between Greenwich Avenue and Gay Street

Strand Bookstore
World's largest used bookstore
828 Broadway at East 12th Street

Uncle Sam's Army Navy
Military garb from around the globe
37 West 8th Street between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Ave

Toys Tokyo
Specializing in imports from Japan, Hong Kong and Europe; anime toys and model kits
121 Second Avenue between St. Marks Place and East 7th Street

Village Comics
Comics, collectible figurines, horror-movie trinkets
214 Sullivan Street between Bleecker Street and West 3rd Street

Las Venus Lounge 20th Century Pop Culture
Vintage finds
163 Ludlow Street at Stanton Street

Game Show
Board games and puzzles for all ages
474 Sixth Avenue between 11th Street and 12th Street

Gabay's Outlet
Overstock from some of New York's finest department stores
225 First Avenue between 13th Street and 14th Street

Big Fun Toys
Big selection of toys for all ages
626 Hudson Street between Horatio Street and Jane Street

Gramercy Park, Union Square and Murray Hill
Compleat Strategist
Gaming store with role-playing, card and board games
11 East 33rd Street between Fifth Avenue and Madison Avenue

Manhattan Dollhouse

Dollhouse shop with over 20,000 miniatures
428 Second Avenue between 24th Street and 25th Street
Chelsea/Flatiron District
According to one source, there are over 190 art galleries in Chelsea. Home to a growing number of furniture and textile stores, the Flatiron district is the place to go for home furnishings.

Mary Boone Gallery
Art gallery
541 West 24th Street


high-end designer merchandise at bargain prices
101 Seventh Avenue, near 17th Street

Spatial Environmental Elements
High-end furniture and lighting
920 Broadway, near 21st Street

The Flower District
Home to a large concentration of wholesale and retail florists
From 26th Street to 29th Street, along and off Sixth Avenue

More than 20,000 toys; professional magicians buy their supplies here;  Free magic shows on weekends
19 West 21st Street between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue

Mitchell-Innes and Nash Chelsea
Art gallery
534 West 26th Street

Midnight Records
Specializes in hard to find rock records
263 W 23rd St between Seventh and eighth

Books of Wonder
Children's book store with antique section; variety of children's programs
16 West 18th Street between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue

Ladies' Mile
Famous area of stores for women
Flatiron District between Broadway and Sixth Avenue

Marlborough Chelsea
Art gallery
211 West 19th Street

Find Outlet
Discount shopping
361 West 17th Street, between Eighth Avenue and Ninth Avenue

Chelsea Antiques Building
110 West 25th Street

Wide selection of 70s retro and inspired gifts and gear
50 West 23rd Street between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue

Weiss and Mahoney
Army/navy store with a peaceful bent, selling surplus gear and camping equipment
142 Fifth Avenue at 19th Street
Garment District/Herald Square
Garment District
Filled with small shops specializing in all areas of clothing needs buttons, zippers, and trimming to finished pieces of clothing to fur
25th Street to 40th Street, Fifth Avenue to Ninth Avenue.

Department store
151 West 34th Street, between Broadway and 7th Avenue

NY Golf Center
Golf superstore
131 West 35th Street

Knockoffs of the latest styles and accessories at low prices
1328 Broadway at 34th Street

Manhattan Mall
Eight levels of chain stores, from Express to Victoria's Secret
Sixth Avenue and 33rd Street

Keni Valenti Retro Couture
Keni "King of Vintage" Valenti's Garment District showroom
155 West 29th Street, 5th Floor

24 West 40th Street

Thunder Bay, Ltd.,
Imports furniture directly from India, China, Indonesia, and South America
307 West 38th Street, Tenth Floor

Duty Free Apparel
Bargain designer apparel in a no-frills space
204 West 35th Street, 2nd floor

Image Anime
Action figures, model kits and stuffed animals with an anime bent
103 W 30th Street between Sixth Avenue and Seventh Avenue
Times Square and the Theater District
Toys R Us Times Square
Giant flagship store of the giant chain; on-site attractions include  a 60-foot tall indoor Ferris Wheel, a 34-foot animatronic Jurassic Park T-Rex, Barbie's Dollhouse that spans two floors; life-size Candyland board game
1514 Broadway at 44th Street, Times Square

Swatch watches, jewelry and collectibles
1528 Broadway at 45th Street

Yankee Clubhouse Store
Official Store of the New York Yankees
294 West 42nd Street

CBS Store
David Letterman mugs, sweatshirts and posters
Next to the Ed Sullivan Theatre (1697 Broadway)

Midtown Comics
Two huge floors of comics and related items
200 West 40th Street near 7th Avenue
Other Midtown Shopping
Lord & Taylor
Ten floors of fashion
424-434 Fifth Avenue

The Complete Traveller Bookstore
Wide selection of guidebooks and travelogues
199 Madison Avenue at 35th Street

Tiffany & Co
727 Fifth Avenue at 57th St
5-story world-renowned jewelry store, home of the famous robin's egg blue box

Tannen's Magic Company
Oldest magic store in the city
24 West 25th Street between Broadway and Sixth Avenue

FAO Schwarz
Giant toy store; famously depicted in the movie, "Big"
767 Fifth Avenue at 58th Street

Nobody Beats The Whiz
Electronics at great prices
871 Sixth Avenue at 31st Street

MoMa Design Store
Named “Top Museum Store” in Zagat’s 2003 New York City shopping guide; from personal, desk & home accessories to books, furniture and lighting
44 West 53rd Street

Build a Bear Workshop
Totally themed environment where children can make their own teddy bear or other stuffed animal; "Eat With Your Bear Hands Cafe"
Fifth Avenue at 46th Street

Top designers
754 Fifth Avenue at 58th Street

The Drama Book Shop
For any theater, film or performing arts aficianado
250 40th Street between Seventh Avenue and Eighth Avenue

Harley Davidson NYC
New York City's largest Genuine Harley-Davidson Motor Clothes boutique
686 Lexington Avenue

Hammacher Schlemmer
Known for unique and innovative products
147 East 57th between Third Avenue and Lexington Ave

American Girl Place
More than just a store featuring American Girl dolls; café, theatre with live musical shows; Mother-Daughter Book Club and Doll Hair Salon Spectacular.
Fifth Avenue and 49th Street

Gotham Book Mart
41 West 47th Street, between Fifth Avenue and sixth Avenue

Nintendo World
Gaming merchandise; interactive experiences
10 Rockefeller Plaza

Designer bargains
400 Park Avenue

Diamond and Jewelry Districts
World's largest market for diamonds
West 47th Street, between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue

Handbags in a range of sizes and styles-canvas and leather
41 East 57th Street

Sony Plaza
Two superstores with state-of-the-art products
550 Madison Avenue, between 55th Street and 56th Street

Trump Tower
Cartier, Salvatore Ferragamo, etc.
725 Fifth Avenue at 56th Street

Children's General Store
Zany Grand Central shop with whimsical trinkets
Grand Central Terminal, Lexington Avenue entrance

Shops at Columbus Circle
Whole Foods Market, Hugo Boss, Tourneau, Stuart Weitzman, Coach, Tumi, Crabtree & Evelyn, Godiva Chocolatier, Williams-Sonoma, Cole Haan, Sephora, J. Crew, Eileen Fisher, Borders, A/X Armani Exchange, Samsung Brand Showcase
10 Columbus Circle, between 58th and 59th Street, off of 8th Avenue

Upper East Side
The "Madison Avenue Designers'
Walk" is from East 58th Street to East 72nd Street

The Met Store -
Metropolitan Museum of Art

Gifts, publications, stationary, puzzles, jewelry, rugs, posters
1000 Fifth Avenue at 82nd Street

Barney's New York,
660 Madison Avenue
bet. 60th and 61st Streets

The Corner Bookstore
1313 Madison Ave at 93rd St
Cozy neighborhood bookstore

Elegantly designed bags, scarves, belts and other accessories.
691 Madison Ave., Lenox Hill (at 62nd St

Dolce & Gabbana
Designer fashions
825 Madison Avenue, between 67th Street and 68th Street

Fine crystal
625 Madison Avenue, between 60th Street and 61st Street

Artbag Creations
Leather and custom made leather, complete with repair & alteration services
1130 Madison Avenue at 84th Street

Big City Kite Company
Kite aficionados will delight in the bright, colorful inventory
1210 Lexington Ave between 82nd and 83rd Sts

1131 Madison Ave (2nd floor) at 84th St,
Second hand designer clothes for men and women

Penny Whistle Toys
Dolls, stuffed animals, games, puzzles, arts and crafts kits
1283 Madison Ave between 91st Street and 92nd Street

Designer fashions
710 Madison Avenue at 63rd Street, Lenox Hill

Italian leather handbags, rubber shoulder bags, all kinds of totes and clutch bags
727 Madison Avenue, Lenox Hill

Morton & Company
Mecca of designer pillows
220 East 60th St.

Emanuel Ungaro
Designer fashions
792 Madison Avenue, between 67th Street and 68th Street

Hom Boms
Educational toys for infants and kids through age 13
1500 First Ave between 78th Street and 79th Street

Gently used designer clothes
1041 Madison Ave (2nd floor), between 79th Street and 80th Street

Crate & Barrel
Home fashions
650 Madison Avenue, between 59th Street and 60th Street

Bottega Veneta
Luxury leather goods and fashions
635 Madison Avenue, between 59th Street and 60th Street

Gianni Versace
Designer fashions
815 Madison Avenue, between 68th Street and 69th Street

Women's fashions
655 Madison Avenue, between 60th Street and 61st Street

Giorgio Armani
Designer fashions
760 Madison Avenue, 65th Street and 66th Street

Argosy Bookstore
6-floor bookstore specializing in old, rate, and out of print and autographed editions
116 East 59th Street, between Lexington Avenue and Park Avenue

Tender Buttons
Billions of buttons
143 East 62nd Street, between Third Avenue and Lexington Avenue

Anya Hindmarch
Gorgeous but pricey handbags
29 East 60th Street, Lenox Hill

A Bear's Place
Hard-to-find toys in the newborn to ten-year-old range
789 Lexington Avenue, between 61st Street and 62nd Street

Children's Resale
Designer-label kids' clothes up to size 16, gently worn shoes, and gently used toys and books
303 East 81st Street, between First Avenue and Second Avenue
Upper West Side
Maxilla & Mandible
Weird natural specimens; seashells, bones, skulls and fossil dinosaur eggs
451 Columbus Avenue between 81st Street and 82nd Street

Allan and Suzi
Discounted designer couture
416 Amsterdam Avenue at 80th Street

Harry's Shoes
Popular shoe emporium
2299 Broadway between 82nd Street and 83rd Street

Murder Ink/Ivy's
Large collection of signed and out of print mystery books
2486 Broadway between 92nd Street and 93rd Street

West Side Kids
Family-run store has been selling handpicked toys, games and books for over 20 years
498 Amsterdam Avenue between 83rd Street and 84th Street

Ordning & Reda
Boutique paper, notebooks and binders from the famed Swedish stationer
253 Columbus Avenue between 71st Street and 72nd Street

Penny Whistle Toys
Dolls, stuffed animals, games, puzzles, arts and crafts kits
448 Columbus Avenue between 81st Street and 82nd Street

Applause Theater and Cinema Books
Great selection of scripts, screenplays, and new and used books in the theater and cinema genre
211 West 71st Street, between Broadway and West End Ave

Mommy Chic
For moms and moms-to-be
2449 Broadway between 90th Street and 91st Street

Gryphon Record Store
Classical, Broadway and jazz LPs and books on music and theater
233 West 72nd Street, between Broadway and West End Ave

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