Penn Square Mall is an upscale regional shopping mall in Oklahoma City. This 1,100,000-square foot, two-storey facility is located near I-44 at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and NW Expressway. Penn Square Mall also has a 10-screen theater.
The Penn Square Mall features many specialty shops, luxurious furnishings and landscapes. It is also strategically located in Oklahoma City’s business and tourism district. The anchor tenants here are Dillard’s, JC Penney and Macy’s. However, the mall is also home to stores including Ann Taylor, Coldwater Creek, Georgiou, Godiva Chocolatier, J.Jill, Mr. Ooley’s (Armani/Oxxford), Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids and Williams-Sonoma.
The other attractions of the mall are four full service restaurants with a rich menu that would please any food lover. These restaurants are Cantina Laredo, Elephant Bar and Restaurant, Pepperoni Grill and The Cheesecake Factory.
The Penn Square Mall was built in 1960 as an outdoor shopping center. Competition from Quail Springs Mall and Crossroads Mall caused Penn Square Mall to close in 1982 and open as a renovated mall in 1988 with a second level and food court added. The year 1995 saw further expansion and the addition of a multi-storey parking system. Following total renovation in 2000, all the six entrances were rebuilt in 2007 and 2008.
Penn Square Mall has stood the test of time, and is still one of the most popular shopping malls in Oklahoma City. Hotels arrange shuttle services to Penn Square Mall and other shopping destinations in Oklahoma City.