American Dream Miami Will Be 40 Percent Bigger Than Any Other Mall In the U.S.

Miami’s American Dream mall will be 40 percent larger than the Mall of America in Minnesota, according to a new analysis of regulatory filings by Doug Hanks.

In total, American Dream is proposed to have 6.2 million square feet. That includes:

  • 3.5 million square feet of retail
  • 1.27 million square feet of attractions (water park/skiing/theme park etc.)
  • 230,000 square feet of entertainment (theaters/sports etc.)
  • 1.2 million square feet of common area

Mall of America has 4.4 million square feet, of which 2.58 million square feet is retail space.

Aventura Mall currently has 2.7 million square feet of retail, but is expanding.

Nearby the American Dream site in northwest Dade, The Graham Companies is planning a separate project with millions of square feet of business park and retail, along with thousands of homes.