The Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota will have a $350 makeover, which will bring 50 new high-end stores to the mall. Following the renovations and additions, the Mall of America will be the largest mall in North America. It will have 600 stores.

The mall’s theme park, Nickelodeon Universe will get a new $20 million attraction, FlyOver America. Other attractions at the Mall of America include, Sea Life the Minnesota Aquarium, the Lego store, Universe of Light, the Minnesota Children’s Museum, and the House of Comedy.

The Mall of America welcomed a new 342-room luxury hotel, the JW Marriott, earlier in 2015. Located about 11 miles from downtown, the hotel has a pool, fitness center, and indoor meeting space.



Photo of the Mall of America by Aine