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Merle Hay is still managed by the family that built it in 1959.

Merle Hay Mall Information

Mall Hours

Monday-Saturday 10:00 a.m.- 9:00 p.m.

Sunday Noon-5:30 p.m.

*store hours may vary

For holiday hours please click here.

With over 90 stores and a convenient shopper-friendly facility, Merle Hay Mall offers our guests the opportunity to shop, eat, explore, play and so much more!

We're home to Target, Kohl's, Younkers, Sears, Old Navy, ULTA, Staples, and MC Sports. Since its opening in 1959, Merle Hay Mall has become home to over 120 community events each year. Add our Kid's Play Area, and you get a convenient, relaxing and comfortable shopping experience. Discover fashions and fine jewelry, all the latest games, electronics, unique gifts, art, home accessories and more.


Merle Hay Mall is located at the corner of Merle Hay Road and Douglas Avenue in Des Moines. The mall is 1.5 miles South of I-80/35 on Merle Hay Road, or 8 miles East of I-80/35 on Douglas Avenue.

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