We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

MacArthur Center

Open Now: 10:00 - 21:00
Open today: 10:00 - 21:00
Review Highlights
Most Attractive Shopping Mall

As someone who detests shopping malls (I prefer shopping in thrift stores, dollar/discount stores... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Centralia, Pennsylvania
Helpful Mall

We used this shopping centre a lot when we where is Norfolk around Christmas. The range of shops... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
Read all 151 reviews
All photos (41)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“nice mall”(19 reviews)
“movie theater”(11 reviews)
“food court is”(5 reviews)
The MacArthur Center shopping mall in Norfolk, VA. hosts over 130 shops and restaurants including Nordstrom and Dillard's department stores. At our Norfolk shopping center we have shops you won't find anywhere else in the area like Lush, Pottery...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 - 21:00
See all hours
300 Monticello Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-2426
+1 757-627-6000
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Norfolk
from US$78.48
More Info
from US$52.25
More Info
from US$80.00
More Info
from US$59.83
More Info
Reviews (151)
Filter reviews
144 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews nice mall movie theater food court is anchor stores great place to shop banana republic lynnhaven mall parking garage downtown norfolk third floor three hours granby street the hampton roads area nordstrom stalls barnes noble
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 144 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

As someone who detests shopping malls (I prefer shopping in thrift stores, dollar/discount stores, and in locally owned stores or online marketplaces like Etsy), I was surprised to enjoy walking around in the MacArthur Center. Though the stores are the same cliche selection, the gorgeous...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ididntwantausername
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used this shopping centre a lot when we where is Norfolk around Christmas. The range of shops and free wifi made it easy to get around.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank 7FootTraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to shop at your favorite stores and grab really good food. Have always enjoyed my experience.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank engineerpat5290
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Glad to find a Nordstrom. Mall is nice and has most everything you need. Movie theater is very nice and usually busy on the weekends.

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank VRSinSC
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

A must visit. Lots of shopping. Well maintained. Little confusing of how to get into mall from parking garage so make sure you look at the letter level and number your parked at for when you leave. Great variety of shopping for everyone young and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stingaroo
Reviewed 25 September 2018

A real mall downtown in a major city? We were surprised when we walked from the Courtyard hotel towards ‘downtown’ that we went by the MacArthur Center. It took us a few moments to realize that it was a huge mall with a Dillard’s and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hokie67
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Great mall with excellent stores and food options. I have always had a great experience here. Very friendly employees and very clean!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank engineerpat5290
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We stumbled upon this while exploring downtown Norfolk. We entered via Dillard's. We saw a map upon entering and thought that there was just one store. No where on the Dillard's map did it have a mall entrance. A very friendly employee asked if she...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 7Step
Reviewed 7 August 2018

MacArthur is a great place to spend some time when its blistering hot or raining buckets. Something for adults, children and couples. Husband and I met friends for a movies, and dined at Texas Brazil. Lots of variety with shops, restaurants, and theater.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Celia F
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Just like the rest of the country, the stores are starting to close. The vacancy signs are up, and busy seemed light. Be sure to check which stores remain before you visit. With that said, it's very clean, well maintained, and safe.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank monmouthprof
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 37 nearby hotels
Courtyard Norfolk Downtown
413 reviews
.20 miles away
Hilton Norfolk the Main
609 reviews
.26 miles away
Norfolk Waterside Marriott
1,053 reviews
.27 miles away
Residence Inn Norfolk Downtown
354 reviews
.36 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 861 nearby restaurants
169 reviews
.12 miles away
Texas de Brazil
168 reviews
.03 miles away
Brick Anchor Brew House
110 reviews
.12 miles away
102 reviews
.12 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 117 nearby attractions
970 reviews
.32 miles away
MacArthur Memorial
271 reviews
.12 miles away
Slover Library
55 reviews
.19 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Cat P
16 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from LDS2015 | Reviewed this property |
You may try other public parking nearby for up to $8 daily rate or check even better deals on ParkingPanda or SpotHero.
David Jennifer A
22 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from R122QScourtneyb | Reviewed this property |
Yes sir it is outside. On the corner of Freemason st. and Monticello Avé.
21 April 2015|
Response from Anne-Hblt |
No. 1$ fee
Google Translation