Mall of Louisiana

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Mall of Louisiana
The Boulevard, a new extension to the Mall of Louisiana
Location Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Opening date 1997
Developer Jim Wilson & Associates
Management General Growth Properties
Owner General Growth Properties
No. of stores and services 178 [1]
No. of anchor tenants 6
Total retail floor area 1,500,000 square feet (140,000 m2)
No. of floors 2

Mall of Louisiana is a mid-scale shopping mall in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and is located between I-10 and Bluebonnet Blvd.

Built in 1997 by developer Jim Wilson & Associates which also built the Riverchase Galleria in Alabama, it is the largest mall in Louisiana and is currently owned and managed by General Growth Properties. It contains the second largest indoor carousel in the world.[citation needed] The architects are Crawford McWilliams Hatcher Architects, Inc. (CMH). [2]

It is currently one of Baton Rouge's two regional malls, with the other shopping destination being the older Cortana Mall.

Rave Motion Pictures opened a fifteen screen movie theater adjacent to the mall in 2006. Construction has recently been completed on an open-air shopping addition, which will be conjoined to the main east entrance of the mall as well as a 10 tenant power center adjacent to the movie theater. Both were completed August 2008. The Rave was soon bought out by AMC Theatres in 2012.

Anchor tenants[edit]

Former Anchor Stores[edit]

  • Hhgregg 25,000 sq ft (2,300 m2). (closed 2017)
  • Borders (closed 2011)
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The Boulevard and main mall entrance

The Boulevard[edit]

The Boulevard is a new lifestyle component of the Mall of Louisiana. Retailers and eateries include: Apple, Ann Taylor, Ann Taylor Loft, BJ's Brewhouse, Chico's, Soma Intimates, Clarks, L'Occitane en Provence, Jos. A. Bank, Pottery Barn, Select Comfort, Sephora, Red Robin, Bliss Patisserie, and Menchie's frozen yogurt.

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Coordinates: 30°23′21″N 91°05′17″W / 30.3893°N 91.088°W / 30.3893; -91.088