A French developer bought the crumbling, defunct Łódź textile mills in 2000. By 2006, they were transformed into a multifaceted cultural extravaganza. The 19th century buildings were renovated, some brick by brick.
This mall seemed enormous to me. It’s smaller than the Mall of America, about 3/4 the size, but I’ve never been to MOA. Let’s just say it’s larger than any mall I’ve seen.
The complex includes 400 shops, many restaurants, museums, movie theater, and a 5 star hotel. I visited the museum of the factory, next time the art museum.