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Reviewed 11 March 2020 via mobile

The store is definitely a place for toy lovers to go. For me it was a little crowded and crazy for things you could buy online. It do have limited edition Barbies and Star Wars Barbies if they are in stock. It is close to Rockefeller ice skating rink. So if you are a toy collector or know one this is the store for you.

Date of experience: March 2020
2  Thank 2020Lion
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Reviewed 3 March 2020

This is the new location for FAO and it is very big.

They have everything you want in a toy store. Including the piano from the movie.

Pack patience and if you do not like crowds, it may be an issue.

The kids will love it.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Regal666
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Reviewed 17 February 2020 via mobile

So many things jam packed into one store. Lots of displays and people demonstrating toys that you could spend all day in here. From magic tricks to customizing your own race car - wow. Dont forget the piano (as seen in Big).

Date of experience: February 2020
2  Thank RussW146
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Reviewed 2 February 2020

Its newer opening is by the way much modest than the first I knew but but it is a nice place to find beautiful toys yet!

Date of experience: January 2020
1  Thank luisaguiluz
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Reviewed 29 January 2020 via mobile

If you’ve been to the old FAO Schwartz in NYC before they closed down, you may be disappointed in this location. It’s definitely not as grandiose as the old one. However, it’s still a fun place to visit especially for kids. My son loved that there were demonstrations throughout the store of different toys and the staff was extremely friendly. You probably will not leave, however, before spending quite a bit of money.

Date of experience: January 2020
1  Thank Danielle B
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