34th Street Partnership

Herald Square

Plaza
W 34th St & Broadway (at 6th Ave), Chelsea, New York, NY 10001, United States
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Wi-Fi:
Yes

Herald Square, named for the New York Herald newspaper, is managed by the 34th Street Partnership and features the elaborate Bennett Clock, exquisite gardens, tables and chairs, a food kiosk operated by Wafels & Dinges, and free public restrooms.

8.6/10

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    Ashley K.
    "great place to eat lunch, relax & people watch."(5 Tips)
    Osiris E.
    "Grab lunch and sit on any of the many green chairs."(2 Tips)
    naveen
    "bennett monument"(2 Tips)
    Nirawat U.
    "On summer nights it's a great place to relax!!"(3 Tips)
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  • Rick D.

    Another great place to watch people.

    Rick Doesburg · 1 day ago
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  • Kimmie O.

    Go to Macy's or enjoy Wafels & Dinges at the plaza ❤️

    Kimmie Ohh · 5 days ago
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  • Michael F.

    Maelstrom of humanity near Macy's

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  • Paco M.

    They have a farmer's market on the weekend.

    Paco MD FACS · 2 weeks ago
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  • Jessica J.

    So close to everything! Subway, shopping (Macy's and so much more), Koreatown, etc. They have a great outdoors food court during the summer worth checking out.

    Jessica Jung · July 21
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  • Jonathan S.

    Nice area just way to many people. It's a tourist trap.

    Jonathan San · June 29
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  • 💎T C.

    It's just way too crowded. It's the WORST if you're actually trying to do any shopping.

    💎T Choi · June 13
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  • Susana R.

    The crapes and the vegetarian restaurant were my favorite

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  • Shay

    Very vibrant place

    Shay · May 19
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  • Melting Hearts USA S.

    So many fun shops to check out! It's a bit overwhelming!

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  • 34th Street P.

    Follow us on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/34thStNYC for information on events, dining, and shopping #34thStreet.

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  • 34th Street P.

    Check out the pear trees in Herald and Greeley Square Parks now, they are blooming! 

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  • Marlon G.

    Land of the strange

    Marlon Gayle · March 20
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  • Ryan C.

    If you want to enjoy New York City, this is an area to avoid.

    Ryan C · March 11
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  • Angel 9.

    Shopper watch

    Angel 9 · January 4
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  • Ben L.

    Busy. Lots to look at. Much better since they shut down the traffic and made it a pedestrian walkway.

    Ben Lohmann · November 26, 2014
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  • Samuel H.

    The monument clock moves at the hour. And the owls eyes light up at night.

    Samuel Howard · October 26, 2014
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  • Linda C.

    great shopping!

    Linda Cingrana · October 11, 2014
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  • Melody G.

    Great people watching

    Melody Gambino · September 13, 2014
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  • ImSo_Brooklyn

    This park is so dope! Clean, big, great view. So many other stores around there as well!!

    ImSo_Brooklyn · August 21, 2014
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  • Jimmy K.

    Closing Bradway over here really took away this place's charm.

    Jimmy Kastner · August 19, 2014
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  • Dang L.

    Area with TONS of tourists, but probably because of the awesome area for shopping.

    Dang Le · August 14, 2014
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  • Compass

    Outdoor bistro tables, by-the-hour bike rental stations, and gourmet coffee stands make people-watching the sport of choice at this multi-block streetfront gathering spot.

    Compass · April 25, 2014
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  • Yvette G.

    Bring your camera...you will love what they've done to the place lol

    Yvette Garcia · April 3, 2014
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  • Vinicius P.

    Great view of Empire States. Although its small size, I like this place.

    Vinicius Pontes · March 27, 2014
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  • Brookes S.

    Tourists!!! Argh!

    Brookes Stephens · January 3, 2014
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  • @JaumePrimero

    My second least favorite place to checkin besides Times Square. Oh the horror...

    @JaumePrimero · December 11, 2013
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  • The Corcoran Group

    Tourist central, but a great selection of national chain shops.

    The Corcoran Group · October 9, 2013
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  • Meaghan B.

    Home to Macy's, this is where the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade ends every year.

    Meaghan Byrne · October 8, 2013
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  • Lu

    Great shopping area.

    Lu · September 9, 2013
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  • Elroy S.

    Too touristy for me.

    Elroy Sam · July 29, 2013
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  • Chilly C.

    Herald Square is a great place to sit, grab a cold water and take in the sights. We stopped in to Macy's-the largest department store in the world! Don't forget to stop in!

    Chilly ConQueso · June 27, 2013
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  • Gwendolyn M.

    Great place to sit and take a break! Plus there's free wifi!

    Gwendolyn Mayo · June 9, 2013
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  • Noel M.

    They now have public bike rentals across the street

    Noel M · May 25, 2013
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  • Carlos S.

    Perfect place to have lunch... With the sounds of birds and the sunshine ! Beautiful

    Carlos Silva Ramos · May 5, 2013
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  • Brazen L.

    Grab a chair and people watch.

    Brazen Lingerie · April 28, 2013
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  • Martin O.

    De Shoping con las nenas y entrando al Empire State

    Martin Ojeda · March 23, 2013
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  • Jessica D.

    This is a nice clean area. Great place to get some shopping done!

    Jessica Doby · February 17, 2013
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  • Frank N.

    There is a foosball table in the park

    Frank Nap · February 13, 2013
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  • Mark D.

    Quiet square with plenty of seating surrounded by a forest of trees.

    Mark Durney · December 22, 2012
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  • Porfirio P.

    Great during Christmas season and in the summer sit down outside for a coffee and croisant

    Porfirio Pina · December 15, 2012
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  • Rugi (Sebnem Shirley Arslan)

    Just grab your lunch and have a seat in the middle of the square,enjoy waching the city feel which is my fave of all times...:)

    Rugi (Sebnem Shirley Arslan) · October 26, 2012
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  • Nick F.

    Not in a rush? Find someone larger than you to draft behind.

    Nick Foden · October 23, 2012
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  • Elisa

    A pasos de las Herald Towers y Macy´s. Muy pequeña plaza, enfrentada a la de Greenly. Un espacio fresco entre tantos edificios ... y gente!

    Elisa · August 30, 2012
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  • Maura W.

    Run far far away from here

    Maura Willey · August 18, 2012
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  • Untapped Cities

    One of the walls you might have sped past in this subway station is covered with handmade pottery tiles in shades of copper and tan, as part of an art piece by Michele Oka Doner called Radiant Site. Read more

    Untapped Cities · August 16, 2012
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  • Osiris E.

    So many good food carts. Grab lunch and sit on any of the many green chairs.

    Osiris Escobar · July 22, 2012
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  • LaLa

    Nice area!;) and where the largest Macy's is!!:)

    LaLa · July 16, 2012
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  • george m.

    The bell tower rings 6 min slow.

    george matthes · July 4, 2012
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  • Trina J.

    my fav spot in NYC

    Trina Julisa · July 1, 2012
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