Merchandising meccas and other commercial curiosities. Our exhibits range from the early 20th to early 21st centuries.
In 1982-1983, the existing retail hub was expanded into a 2,270,300 square foot complex. With the completion of Phase II (indicated in dark gray), the mall's directory listed four hundred and sixty stores and services. The shift from conventional mall to a supersized retail and entertainment extravaganza was underway. Click on image for a larger view.