Since 1872 Bloomingdale's has been setting trends in fashion retailing

Yellow Cabs in front of Bloomingdales Flagship Store
Yellow Cabs in front of Bloomingdales Flagship Store cc licensed photo by Phillie Casablanca

Every New York fashionista knows the "4 B's Designer Shopping": Bloomie's, Bergdorf's, Bendel's and Barneys. Since 1872, when Benjamin Bloomingdale's sons started selling ladies hoop skirts on the Lower East Side, Bloomingdale's has been a shopping mecca and a trendsetter in the retail industry.

In 1886, the department store moved to its current home on Lexington Avenue and the Bloomingdale brothers developed the much loved pastime of window shopping by being the first store to create a theatrical mise-en-scene featuring a few select products in the plate glass display windows. Bloomingdale's has continued to capitalize on its relationship with the affluent, young and trendy through theatrical advertising campaigns billing Bloomie's a store that had to be experienced, a place to see and be seen.

Personal shoppers and interior designers are available by appointment to help you fill your iconic Big Brown Bag to the brim with the latest in fashions for you and your home. On the first floor balcony, Bloomingdale's Visitor Service offers translators, coat and package check services, hotel package delivery (minimum purchase $250) and a full concierge service. International visitors are eligible to receive free signature gift when they spend $200 or more by presenting a same day receipt to the Visitor Services desk.

Nearby attractions: Central Park, Central Park Wildlife Center, St. Patrick's Cathedral and the Museum of Modern Art.

Facts For Your Visit

Official Website: Bloomingdale's

Fee: No

Closed Now

Regular Hours:
Hours may be subject to change. Please verify on the official website, especially where Covid restrictions are in effect.

  • Monday: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tuesday: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thursday: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Friday: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Saturday: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sunday: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Category: Department Stores

Address: 1000 3rd Ave
New York, NY 10022

Phone: (212) 705-2000


Yelp Rating:
3 out of 5 3 Star Rating
Based on 713 Reviews.

See all reviews on Yelp

5 Star Rating I am not sure why there are not more 4 and 5 star reviews for this NYC classic store. Bloomingdale's has such a wide selection at different price points and... Read More

Sarah M. Aug-30-2020

5 Star Rating Love me some Bloomie! I missed shipping at Bloomingdale's as it's very well organized store and staff is knowledgeable. Due to COVID you need to wear mask... Read More

Meline V. Nov-01-2020

5 Star Rating Bloomingdale's is my go to for what ever I need or for a gift. I love their selections of cosmetics, houseware, shoes, bags, dresses and accessories. I just... Read More

Deborah L. Aug-15-2020

Accommodations near Bloomingdale's:


Subway Line Nearest Station Walking Time
4, 5, 6, N, Q or RLexington Avenue / 59th Street2 minutes

How to get to Bloomingdale's by Subway

Take the 4, 5, 6, N, Q or R train to Lexington Avenue / 59th Street, head southeast on 60th Street, turn right on 3rd Avenue to entrance.

Map & Instant Route Finder

Click&Go Map and Route Finder with public transit, walking, driving or cycling directions. Get up-to-the-minute transit times for your route.

Load Interactive Map
Finding Your Route - Please Wait

Photo Gallery


Bloomingdale's Flagship Store in Manhattan

Get a New York City Explorer Pass - the most flexible NYC attraction pass available

No rushing. Valid for a full 30 days after you visit your first attraction.
Convenient. One pass for multiple attractions.
Flexible. Available for 3, 4, 5, 7, or 10 attractions. Choose from 78 top attractions as you go.
Even More Flexible. Build your own custom pass.

Visiting New York City?
Here's why we use for our hotel bookings.
Best Selection
Daily Deals
Price Matching
Pay at the Hotel
24/7 Support
Share on Pinterest
Share on Pinterest
Help us grow! Please Share
Thanks for Visiting!