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American Girl Place - New York

609 5th Ave, at 49th Street, New York City, NY 10017-1021
1-877-AG PLACE
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A Little Girl's Dream

Three floors of girlish Delight! The hair styling is a must and the stylists are friendly and very... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Julie H
Kingman, Arizona
via mobile
LA store is much nicer

Anita and her team in LA treated us like royalty when we went to the LA store. By comparison, this... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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609 5th Ave, at 49th Street, New York City, NY 10017-1021
1-877-AG PLACE
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Three floors of girlish Delight! The hair styling is a must and the stylists are friendly and very personable. There is something for every little girl to find, however, many of the interactive displays not working. General staff, while pleasant, appeared overwhelmed and under staffed....More

1  Thank Julie H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Anita and her team in LA treated us like royalty when we went to the LA store. By comparison, this store was bigger, brighter and newer than in NY. We wanted to purchase additional products so we went to the NY store today after visiting...More

Thank Balzones
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was my first time inside the store with my grand-daughter, it was so much fun, Everything is so well placed and organized, we spend a lot of time just walking around with a smile, on our faces, and I took lots of pictures I...More

Thank louise_girouard
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We wanted to do something special with our little girl from 4,5 years. This was a good idea and she liked it a lot. A lot of dolls to choose from if you don't own one, because they are expensive. The food was not that...More

1  Thank Dimitri J
Reviewed 6 May 2017

My girls have been wanting an AG doll for a few years but as we live in Australia it wasn't going to happen until we scheduled a stop in New York on our big trip to northern America. Pretty much as soon as we woke...More

1  Thank Andiamo66
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Three and a half years ago, I took my older granddaughter here to celebrate her 8th birthday.As my earlier review indicated, the visit was not without problems. Despite this less than ideal experience, I decided to chance another trip there. This visit was with my...More

2  Thank Eileen E
Reviewed 17 April 2017

A wonderful experience. My wallet was worse for wear but everyone had a great time. Birthday lunch for my daughter in the cafe first, personal shopper who let the girls pick out everything they liked on each level and then go back to the lounge...More

Thank Ozekid
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The food was edible but I would definitely eat somewhere else. They have a tea event each day, that might be the way to go. Service was good. But a couple extra hoops to jump through for this dinner, reservation, then wait in line for...More

1  Thank winefella
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We just took my 4 year old granddaughter to the American Girl Cafe for a birthday lunch and it was spectacular! The service was great! It was geared towards kids! The adults loved it too! I will go back!

Thank RondaGray
Reviewed 6 April 2017

If you want to have a nice meal with your family, skip the restaurant. Meal is one price and very expensive for portion size. Fun for kids to bring dolls, but you can do that anywhere with a doll chair and some plastic food. Waited...More

Thank Monica K
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Roseann C
What is fun to do near by? Going on a bus trip with my 8 year old and have free time
12 April 2017|
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Response from winefella | Reviewed this property |
Go to Rockefeller center it's across the street, it will cost about 50 bucks but go to the top of the rock but it's the best sight in the city. Or bryant park is a few blocks away you can eat there or play board games... More
Does the store in New York have any of the discontinued/retired dolls?
23 March 2017|
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Response from ndacosta | Reviewed this property |
I saw them but in the small version
Lucy D
If you have no choice but to bring some brothers along---will they die? Spontaneously explode upon exposure to so much girliness?
22 August 2016|
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Response from GeoffChing88 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the comment from Penny above - let the brothers know they will get to go somewhere to focus on their interests before walking into AG Place. Thinking back about 30 years or so, this would have been a bit... More