Macy's Herald Square (151 West 34th Street)
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Crowded, cheesy but still a magical must for city kids. The often-long line moves quickly through a North Pole village with animatronic toys and train displays. African-American Santa available upon request. Check out the interactive store windows on Broadway and the forest wonderland on the first floor. Advance reservations now required but don’t necessarily mean anything, but wait can still be 2+ hours. Try to go on weekends and/or mornings to avoid crowds.
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