Duration: February 2017 till October 2017
Cost: $30 million
Must-Stop Spots: The British-based Superdry—think Uniqlo meets H&M—opened one of its first New England stores.
New Amenities: Improved Wi-Fi, cellphone-charging stations and automated paid parking in the garage
Interior Look: New flooring, railings, lighting and a revamped atrium
You’ll Notice: There’s no more Galleria in the name. It’s simply CambridgeSide—part of a rebranding that places the mall in the center of a larger mixed-use development totaling 1.2 million square feet.
Duration: August 2015 till October 2017
Cost: Many, many millions
Must-Stop Spots: Christian Louboutin opens its first Boston store in December, and web retailer UNTUCKit recently opened its first brick-and-mortar store.
New Amenities: Improved Wi-Fi, upgraded music system and electric car-charging stations in the garage
Interior Look: New flooring and lighting as well as an elevator and entrance on Dartmouth Street
You’ll Notice: The Center Court area has been revamped—especially comforting for pedestrians who often took spills in slick conditions.