Macy's - Union Square

170 Ofarrell St, San Francisco , CA
+1 415.397.3333
Macy's - Union Square Website
Shopping, Beauty Products, Clothing & Accessories
Mon-Sun (10am-8pm)
Claim this listing

About request an edit to this page

No one would have guessed that the small, fancy dry goods store that opened on the corner of 14th Street and 6th Avenue in New York City in 1858 would grow to be one of the largest department store retailers in the country.

But after several failed retail ventures, Rowland Hussey Macy's determination and ingenuity paid off at the age of thirty-six with the launch of R.H. Macy and Co. He adopted a red star as his symbol of success, dating back to his days as a sailor. First day sales totaled $11.06 but by the end of the first full year, sales grossed almost $90,000. By 1877, R.H. Macy & Co. had become a full-fledged department store occupying the ground space of eleven adjacent buildings. And the rest is history...



  • Macy's

  • @kemberlieg66 Hello, we'd like to try to help—shoot an email to [email protected] with your account details and we'll have a look. Thanks!
  • @IAMatthews We'd like to try to help with your gift card. Please send us an email at [email protected] so we can try to help. Thanks!
  • @Maria_AtlasDIY We're sorry to hear about your account—if you still need help, connect with our team at [email protected] Thank you!


  • Swimwear Season

    Get into Gear for Beach Weather
    07/10/2007 by Gloria Tai

    The temperature is rising. The sun is bursting. It's time to don flip-flops, shorts, and break out the SPF30. But first and foremost, the bathing suit. Only which to wear? Whether your style is sassy,...  More »