Merchandising meccas and other commercial curiosities. Our exhibits range from the early 20th to early 21st centuries.
A snapshot showing the mall's "industrial" decor. Pipes, conduits and ducts are left exposed and floors consist of barren polished concrete. This was a marked departure from the lavish, toney-tenanted mall originally proposed by developers. Photo from Wikipedia / "Nightscream"
The Level 3 Food Court, with its 1907-vintage Philadelphia Tobbogan Company carousel in the background. It was replaced -with a 2-tier Italian-made model- in the Fall of 2009. Photo from Wikipedia / "Nightscream"