South Mall

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South Mall
South Mall, Allentown PA 01.JPG
South Mall, view from south.
LocationSalisbury Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, USA
Address3300 Lehigh St., Allentown, Pennsylvania
Opening date1975[1]
DeveloperCrown American
OwnerNicholas Park Mall LLC
No. of stores and services55
No. of anchor tenants3
Total retail floor area405,199 sq ft (37,600 m2)[1]
No. of floors1
ParkingParking lot
Public transit accessBus transport LANTA bus: 104, 210, 323
WebsiteSouth Mall

The South Mall is an enclosed shopping mall located in Allentown, Pennsylvania in the United States.

The mall is located on Lehigh Street, just south of Interstate 78 exit 57, near Allentown's southern border with Salisbury Township and Emmaus.

Originally the location of Hess's South, a satellite location of the Hess's downtown Allentown store, the center was expanded in 1975 into an enclosed shopping center although the anchor stores opened a year earlier.[2] The mall underwent renovation in 1992.

After the move of Gold's Gym up Lehigh Street from the mall, in August 2011 Ross Dress for Less signed a lease for 27,000 square feet of vacant space at that end.[3] The store opened on October 6, 2012. In June 2014, PREIT sold the mall to Nicholas Park Mall LLC for $23.6 million. They plan to renovate the mall.[4]



  • Stein Mart (1996-)
  • Limerick Furniture & Mattress (2017-)


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  1. ^ a b "South Mall Fact Sheet" (PDF). PREIT. Retrieved 2010-10-17.
  2. ^ Blumenau, Kurt (April 8, 2007). "Valley of the malls ** The region is in the midst of biggest burst of building since 1970s". The Morning Call. pp. A.1
  3. ^ "Ross Coming to South Mall". Salisbury Patch. Retrieved 2012-03-22.
  4. ^ Kennedy, Sam (June 29, 2014). "South Mall's new owner revealed". The Morning Call. Allentown, PA. Retrieved July 28, 2014.

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