The Largest Mall In Dallas

NorthPark Mall located in Dallas, Texas is known as the 20th largest shopping mall in the U.S. It is often referred to as one of the “Seven Retail Wonders if the modern world”. Measuring 2,000,000 sq ft and over 225 stores.

Formerly known as the NorthPark Center mall, North Park Mall was established in 1965 by Raymond Nasher,  and has significantly grown to house over 235 retail stores and restaurants.  Throughout the years there were major expansions to the mall that took place. However, in 1999 Raymond’s daugher Nancy A Nasher  took over and purchased the property.


North Park Center mall features not only a variety of retail store and restaurants, it is also well not for various amenities and attractions.  What are some of the featured attractions? Check out the following.


Dallas Public Library – Bookmarks:


Bookmarks is the first children’s library located within a shopping center here in the U.S.  It is dedicated for children 12 and under.

Bookmarks allows not only book check out but also CD’s, movies and audio books too.  Your child can choose from computer related activities, various games and puzzles and even story time for available for all ages.


Exhibitions at NorthPark:


Exhibitions features rotating exhibits throughout the year in collaboration with various artists  to feature their art, fashion and different entertaining and informative subjects


North Park Mall Landscape:


North Park Mall features beautiful landscape both inside and outside of the shopping mall, where guests can take advantage of  the floral and artsy back rounds for the perfect family picture.




Various events can be hosted at NorthPark Mall. Some past events that have taken place are; fashion shows, Chinese New Year celebrations, corporate event dinners and even music related events.




From on the go to sit down eating NorthPark has a wide variety of food options. From Italian, to sushi and Pizza to a delicious French Bistro. You will not be left with an empty stomach. Some of the retails shops such as Nordstrom’s  and Neiman Marcus also offer fine dining options.

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Last but certainly not least, the reason we all go to mall’s to begin with is for the shopping. At NorthPark Mall you can literally shop until you drop. With over 200 stores to choose from like clothing stores for men, women and children they also have beauty related shops such as cosmetics, hair cuts and styling to home shopping for home décor, home goods such as candles hand-soaps and bedding.


This mall offers high end luxury shopping with stores such Louis Vuitton, William Sonoma, Neiman Marcus and many more.


Additional Features:


To top off all the great things this mall already offers, lets not forget the amenities. NorthPark offers valet parking at a reasonable price. They also offer concierge service, personal shoppers and is located near some of Dallas’ finest hotels.


It is safe to say that visiting the NorthPark Mall will be a unique and amazing experience. You may plan to be there all day with the various activities, shops and dining they have available.

If you are planning on visiting you can get more information at


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