10. West Edmonton Shopping Mall
Location: Alberta, Canada
Total Retail Floor Area (In square feet): 5,300,000
The West Edmonton Mall or WEM is our 7th largest malls in the world and the largest in Northern America, located in Alberta, Canada, the shopping mall consists of more 800 shops, plus a 100 restaurants, an adventure golf course, and an ice place covering a gross area of about 490,000 m2 (5,300,000 sq ft).
The shopping complex, which welcomes more than 36 million visitors per year opened its doors on the 15 September 1981 and has since been recognized as one of the biggest shopping destinations in the world.