About H.L Purdy Opticians

At H.L. Purdy Opticans, we  treat all of our customers like movie stars H.L. Purdy takes care of all your eyewear needs from consultation to selection to fitting H.L Purdy Flagship Optical Center at 488 Madison located in the heart of Manhattan H.L. Purdy Optical Centers have state-of-art optical laboratories H.L. Purdy offers an exciting selection of eyewear to fit every lifestyle H.L. Purdy Opticians in New York City carries the latest in Designer Eyewear

H.L. Purdy's Vision Is Clear

H.L. Purdy, a family-owned and operated business in the heart of Manhattan, opened it's first store in 1923. Our reputation is built on service and trust earned each and every day, one customer at a time.

H.L Purdy's vision is clear. We strive to be the very best. To achieve this vision, all of our locations have a state-of-art optical laboratory where your eyeglasses are fabricated to the highest standards and tolerance possible. Our licensed and Purdy trained opticians ensure the most satisfactory results in the selection and fitting of eyewear.

H.L Purdy Opticians at 488 Madison Avenue in New York City for excellence in eyewear

488 Madison Avenue (bet. 51st & 52nd Street)
New York, NY 10022


Our Flagship Optical Center is located within the exciting center of Manhattan's business and hotel district where our corporate and professional clients know they can continue to find the finest in luxury eyewear and exceptional service.

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H.L Purdy Opticians at 1195 Lexington Avenue in New York City for excellence in eyewear

1195 Lexington Avenue (at 81st Street)
New York, NY 10028


This location was the first children's eyewear center in New York City. You'll find a large selection of high quality, durable and fashion forward frames for the whole family. All of our eyewear is made according to the highest standards with safety as a top priority.

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We are extremely pleased with our new eyeglasses. The excellent workmanship and service exceeded our expectations. We will get all our eyeglasses from Purdy from now on.

– Michelle O.