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Address: 9090 Destiny USA Drive, Syracuse, NY 13290 (Formerly Carousel Center)
Phone Number: 315 466 7000
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10:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 9:30 pm

Destiny USA is a 2.4 million square foot tourist destination in...

Destiny USA is a 2.4 million square foot tourist destination in Syracuse, NY that includes a strong mix of luxury outlet tenants, restaurants and entertainment. New brands are continuing to open to create a unique and dynamic consumer shopping experience. A stunning three-story glass atrium provides perfect weather year round. Oxford Economics has projected an annual visitation rate of over 29 million visitors from throughout the U.S. and Canada. Destiny USA is expected to be the second most visited shopping center in the country, according to Travel and Leisure magazine. It is the largest LEED Gold certified retail commercial building in the world.

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Biggest this side of Mall of America

Want a shopping experience this is the place. It has all the majors stores u would expect. It also has many major outlets as well. A great day to spend.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Mike A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Want a shopping experience this is the place. It has all the majors stores u would expect. It also has many major outlets as well. A great day to spend.

Thank Mike A
Rochester, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 667 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Destiny Center, the best mall in all of New York State, is growing even bigger, with more stores and great restaurants. I noticed that Santa Claus was already in residence, although he was bored because there were no kids lined up to see him! This place is worth a special visit, whether during the holidays or any time. There really... More 

Thank Larry W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is amazing and a huge difference from the old Carousel Mall. The upgrades have really placed this location above and beyond what it was previously.

Thank eL P
Nacogdoches, Texas
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95 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This mall is one of the best I have ever been too. There is every type of store imaginable. Lots of activities to partake in on a cold rainy day and very good restaurants.

Thank CREED2013
Rochester, New York
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This mall is awesome! So many stores, restaurants, and things to do. Stores are all large with a wide variety. Wish it was closer to home!

Thank lmaggio2345
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to visit if you're looking to kill time, get some shopping done or have a family visit to have some fun. The top floor has a bunch of things you can do after mall hours such as Dave and Busters, go karting, Wonder Works museum, Margaritaville, and 5 Wits. There are a bunch of different dining options to... More 

Thank Kim T
Melbourne, Australia
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Mall in Syracuse with plenty of choice in clothing and restaurants. Visited multiple times. Very clean and huge car park.

Thank Peter K
Syracuse, New York
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74 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a mall. If you want to dump your kids where they can waste loads of time and money shopping, eating and just hanging around in climate-controlled comfort, a mall is the place. What's unique? A real carousel, worth a buck for all ages. A real comedy club, with reasonably priced shows. A go-kart track and assorted other overpriced kiddie... More 

Thank lem1eu10
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The carousel was very neat. The mall however didn't have any store that can't be found in rural idaho

Thank Brinya O
Greensburg, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Huge, ginormous mall! 3 levels. Dining options on each. We spent our time at Margaritaville will kids played LazerTag in Wonderworks. Fun times.

Thank grapejelly

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