Francis Scott Key Mall - Frederick
Francis Scott Key Mall is an enclosed shopping mall in Frederick, Maryland. Opened in 1978, it is anchored by J. C. Penney, Macy's, Sears, Value City Furniture, DSW, Ethan Allen, Barnes & Noble and Dick's Sporting Goods.
Original anchors at Francis Scott Key Mall in 1978 included Sears, Hess's, and Gee Bee. It was the second mall serving Frederick, the first being Frederick Towne Mall, which opened six years prior. Leggett, now Belk, opened at the mall in 1991. The store was sold in 1996 to J. C. Penney, who relocated from Frederick Towne Mall. Woolworth, an original tenant, closed in the mid-1990s. Its space was divided among smaller stores. Also, Hess's sold its store to Hecht's in 1995.
Barnes & Noble opened a store in the mall in 2007. Value City operated out of the former Gee Bee building from 1989 until 2008, when it was converted to Value City Furniture and DSW. Dick's Sporting Goods opening in a new building outside in between Sears and Value City Furniture/DSW