A view of a MEMORIAL CITY mallway, showing the simulated 2-story "indoor lifestyle center" facades installed as part of a 2000-2003 interior makeover.
Photo from Jonah Norason

The cozy West Entrance fireplace seating area, with the Ice Skate USA rink seen in the background. Its dedication, in November 2003, heralded the return of a once-popular shopping mall attraction. Many early shopping malls included ice rinks. Most were removed in the 1970s and '80s.
Photo from Panaramio / Francis Thomas