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FAO Schwarz reopening in New York City

In this Monday, Nov. 21, 2011 photo, shoppers are seen outside of FAO Schwarz in New York. In this Monday, Nov. 21, 2011 photo, shoppers are seen outside of FAO Schwarz in New York. | Photo: AP Photo / Bebeto Matthews.

August 28, 2018 03:37 PM

NEW YORK CITY - One of the world's most iconic toy stores is coming back to New York City.

FAO Schwarz, which suddenly shut its doors three years ago, will re-open just in time for the holidays.

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The brand's flagship store on 5th Avenue was known for its life-sized stuffed animals, high-end toys and interactive displays for kids and adults.

Many may remember the giant piano that was made famous in the movie, "Big."

The new store is scheduled to open in November in Rockefeller Plaza with 20,000 square feet of fun for all ages.

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