What was once the largest shopping mall in the world is now nothing but a distant memory for Cleveland area shoppers. In the ’70s, Randall Park Mall was a popular shopping center in the village of North Randall. With 8,000 parking spaces, thriving shops and a movie theater, it was simply the place to be until the late ’90s and early 2000s. Demolition of the mall began in December of 2014 and was completed in May of this year after the mall’s movie theater caught fire.

Before the mall was completely demolished, this video footage was taken to capture the heartbreak and complete disarray of the abandoned shopping center:

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