A gallery of distressed and abandoned malls in the United States.

Kentucky

View towards Elder-Beerman and the now-closed Sears.

Cedar Knoll Galleria

Kyova Mall, formerly known as Cedar Knoll Galleria, is located south of Ashland, Kentucky. Despite being planned for six department stores and over 100 inline retailers, it has two anchors and a nearly empty interior concourse.

  • Location: Ashland, Kentucky
  • Status: Active

Crestview Hills Mall

Crestview Hills Mall, located in Crestview Hills, Kentucky at Dixie Highway and Interstate 275, opened in 1981.

  • Location: Crestview Hills, Kentucky
  • Status: Demolished

Former Dillard's.

Lexington Mall

The Lexington Mall, formerly located on Richmond Road in Lexington, Kentucky, was completed in 1975 by Saul Centers. It was the second indoor shopping center in the city.

  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky
  • Status: Renovated, Demolished

Ohio

Beechmont Mall

Beechmont Mall, an enclosed shopping center in Anderson Township on the eastern fringes of Cincinnati, Ohio, was constructed in 1969.

  • Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Status: Demolished

Cincinnati Mills

Cincinnati Mall

Forest Fair Mall, later known as Cincinnati Mills and Cincinnati Mall, is an ailing shopping center in the northern Cincinnati, Ohio suburb of Fairfield.

  • Location: Fairfield, Ohio
  • Status: Closed

McGuffey Mall

McGuffey Mall

The McGuffey Mall and adjoining Garland Plaza were both former shopping centers in Youngstown, Ohio.

  • Location: Youngstown, Ohio
  • Status: Demolished

Randall Park Mall

Randall Park Mall is a now-demolished enclosed shopping center in the village of North Randall, Ohio. It boasted the motto, “Much More Than Everything.” 13 After years of decline, Randall Park closed in March 2009, with demolition beginning in December 2014.

  • Location: Randall Park, Ohio
  • Status: Demolished

Towne Mall

Towne Mall

Towne Mall is an ailing shopping center in Middletown, Ohio anchored by Elder-Beerman, Sears, Gabes, and Burlington.

  • Location: Middletown, Ohio
  • Status: Active

Westland Mall

Westland Mall

Westland Mall is a mostly abandoned shopping mall on the western fringes of Columbus, Ohio. One of four directionally-named shopping centers in the region, all but Southland were constructed by Jacobs, Visconsi & Jacobs.

  • Location: Columbus, Ohio
  • Status: Abandoned

Pennsylvania

Century III Mall

Century III Mall

Century III Mall is an ailing shopping center near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Constructed in 1979, it was the third largest enclosed mall in the world at the time of its completion. It is named after the United State’s 1976 bicentennial.

  • Location: West Mifflin, Pennsylvania
  • Status: Active

The Foundry at South Strabane

The Foundry at South Strabane

The Foundry at South Strabane is a former shopping center near Washington, Pennsylvania that was abandoned after the ground settled under the complex.

  • Location: Washington, Pennsylvania
  • Status: Demolished

Washington Mall

Washington Mall

Washington Mall is a nearly vacant indoor shopping center along US 19 near Interstates 70 and 79 in Washington, Pennsylvania.

  • Location: Washington, Pennsylvania
  • Status: Active, Closed

West Virginia

East Hills Mall

East Hills Mall

The East Hills Mall, a small shopping center along U.S. Route 60 east of Huntington, West Virginia, opened in the early 1960’s.

  • Location: Huntington, West Virginia
  • Status: Renovated