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Madison Avenue

c/o Madison Avenue Business Improvement District, 59 East 79 Street, Lower Level, New York City, NY
+1 212-861-2055
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Madison Avenue from East 57 to East 86 Streets, on the tony Upper East Side of Manhattan, is North America's premier luxury district. Madison Avenue features the flagship boutiques of the finest fashion & jewelry designers, world class art galleries, exquisite restaurants, spas and salons for exclusive pampering, five internationally renowned hotels, and the Whitney Museum of American Art. Madison Avenue exhibits timeless elegance with a contemporary flavor that is distinctively New York. This boulevard of understated charm is sure to entice your senses with indulgences from all corners of the globe.
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c/o Madison Avenue Business Improvement District, 59 East 79 Street, Lower Level, New York City, NY
+1 212-861-2055
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to find a classy store head to Madison Avenue between 55 and 86 streets. All is the leading European designers have clothing , jewelry , antiquities. And other up scale boutiques. Accompanying these are a number of high end bars, restaurants and...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When I was growing up in Boston I always Loved Madison Avenue. Later after graduating college, I got my first job working as an assistant at the front desk of Denise Rene Gallery on 57street. My parents were so proud of me but they couldn't...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Madison Avenue is a fun street to check out. Lots of shops, quaint restaurants, candy stores. It has a different 'feel' than walking down Fifth Avenue. I always enjoy walking Madison Avenue.

Thank Cindy L
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

A very nice avenue with beautiful landmarks. One of my favorite ones. Always a pleasure to walk it. Don't miss it.

Thank eduardops60
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Part of the network of famous avenues in NYC which include Park Avenue, 5th Avenue, Avenue of the Americans and others. It includes retail shopping, many high-end restaurants, and other attractions including the center advertising operations in the world. Lot to do and see. Another...More

1  Thank Tony C
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I love Madison Avenue. It offers a variety of shops to browse and enjoy, plus you don't feel overwhelmed by crowds and tourists like in other parts of the City. I usually walk downtown after visiting one of the uptown museums and continue to 34th...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Love Madison Avenue, the shops, the eateries and the people. It is different to most other parts of Manhattan, it's not as touristy, there are larger homes there, more money in the area and the shops on Madison reflect this. All the high end stores...More

1  Thank Mark D
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I like to walk on Madison Avenue and visit the shops.are usually begin someplace in the 80s and walk all the way down to the 50s.

1  Thank jeremy t
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Has so much to enjoy, a long street that changes character in different blocks. Wonderful shopping on the Upper East Side, some of the best names in retail like Barney's, further down wonderful parks like Madison Park, restaurants like Eleven Madison, hotels like New York...More

1  Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Madison Avenue was definitely designed for people who love to shop and who don't mind spending a little more than the average person. There was so much to look at and take in. I could have shopped all day but my boyfriend started to get...More

1  Thank Gillian M
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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Cynthia W
Hotel near 330 Madison avenue
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Response from MadisonAveBID | Property representative |
330 Madison Avenue is in the heart of midtown Manhattan, between East 42 and East 43 Streets. The Andaz Fifth Avenue is the closest hotel. If you prefer to be in the southern portion of the Madison Avenue luxury shopping... More