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MacArthur Center

MacArthur Center
Exterior view of MacArthur Center's food court balcony
Location Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Opening date March 12, 1999
Owner Starwood Capital Group
No. of stores and services 140
No. of anchor tenants 2 (with room to build 1 more)
Total retail floor area 900,000-square-foot (84,000 m2), including 400,000-square-foot (37,000 m2) retail and 100,000-square-foot (9,300 m2) food & entertainment
No. of floors 3
Website www.shopmacarthur.com

MacArthur Center is a shopping mall in Norfolk, Virginia, in the center of the Hampton Roads metropolitan area.[1][2] Built by the Taubman Company, the mall is owned by Starwood Capital Group since October 2014.[3]

Contents

  • Mall history 1
    • MacArthur on Ice 1.1
    • Parental Policy 1.2
  • Anchors 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Mall history

Plans were first announced in June 1994. The original mall was intended to have Macy's, which had signed a letter of interest.[4]

The 1,100,000-square-foot (100,000 m2) structure is adjacent to the General Douglas MacArthur Memorial. It is anchored by Nordstrom and Dillard's department stores, with space for a third major anchor tenant. There are 400,000 square feet (37,000 m2) of mall tenant shops and 100,000 square feet (9,300 m2) of food and entertainment offerings, including the Regal MacArthur 18 movie theater.

The 140-store mall opened in March 12, 1999, with the region's first Nordstrom department store and up to 70 new-to-market stores.

MacArthur on Ice

Every winter since 2005, MacArthur Center has operated a 7,200-square-foot (670 m2) ice skating rink on the property.[5]

Parental Policy

Since October 19, 2009, MacArthur Center is one of the few malls in Virginia and the one of three in the Taubman Company to implement a Parental Escort Policy that will ban teens under 18 without a 21+ year old escort daily after 5 p.m. This was met with a protesting opposition just before the rule went into effect.[6]

Anchors

  • Dillard's (260,000-square-foot (24,000 m2)) - East Coast flagship
  • Nordstrom (166,000-square-foot (15,400 m2))

References

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External links

  • Official site


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