Madison Square Mall is a shopping center situated on the corner of University Drive and Research Park Boulevard in Huntsville, Alabama and is the state's largest enclosed shopping center, encompassing over 930,000square feet. Opening hours are 10am to 9pm on Monday to Saturday and 12 noon to 6pm on Sunday. The site, which is the oldest enclosed shopping mall in the city, opened in 1984 and has been renovated twice since in 1994 and 2006.
The mall is owned by CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), which is the fourth largest real estate investment trust in the United States. Since going public in 1993, CBL has generated tremendous growth and owns, holds interests in or manages 130 properties including 79 enclosed malls and open-air centers from coast to coast. Madison Square Mall has two floors housing 120 stores and services including its anchor tenants, Belk, Dillard's, JCPenney and Sears.
Dillard's, Belk and Penneys are located on both levels of the mall and apart from the department stores there are many outlets selling clothing. Women' clothing can be found at Canvas, Charlotte Russe, Lady Foot Locker whilst men have stores such as Lids, Men's Warehouse and Tux and Oxford Street. There are many options for childrenswear too such as Gymboree, The Children's Place and Footaction Kids.
Fine jewelry can be purchased at Kay Jewelers and Zales Jewelers, whilst accessories are available at American Eagle Outfitters and Claire's. There are several health and beauty stores selling products and services like Bath & Body Works, Victoria's Secret Beauty and Vitamin World. Specialty stores include Burch & Hatfield, Hakky Shoe Repair and Sunglass Hut.
Visitors can buy sporting goods and kit from stores such as Hibbett Sports, Finish Line and Team Fever. There are three specialist home furnishing stores on site in The Sleep Number Store, Thomas Kinkade and Yankee Candle Company, whilst home electronics can be attained from HH Gregg, RadioShack and CMI Computer.com. Several stores selling books, cards and/or gifts are to be found at the shopping center such as Carlton Cards, Spencer Gifts, Books for Less, Amy's Hallmark and Things Remembered.
There are many dining options at the mall with several cafes and restaurants situated in the food court on the upper floor, just outside Sears. These include Cajun Express, Chick-fil-A, Crackers, Malibu Cantina, Manchu Wok, Sakkio of Japan, Sbarro the Italian Eatery and Subway. Buffalo Wild Wings is another restaurant on the lower level by the mall entrance, whilst there are other food specialty stores such as Cinnabon, Great American Cookies and Pretzel Twister.
Entertainment at the mall includes an opportunity to go to the movies at Touchstar Cinemas Madison Square Stadium, to watch the latest film releases at the 12 screen theater. Safari Mini Golf is located inside the mall on the lower level near the Escalator just down from the Food Court. Visitors seeking help and information can find the customer service desk located on the lower level just outside Graffiti and MasterCuts.