AGORA IZMIR SHOPPING CENTER
Opened on March 14, 2003, Agora Shopping Center is named after `AGORA`, which means bazaar, market, trading place in the Ancient Age. Since its opening in 2003, the shopping center, which is the pioneer of customer satisfaction and quality service, is the dynamic and innovative name of fashion and entertainment in the Izmir region.
Offering different alternatives for everyone from 7 to 70 to have a good time with its shopping, entertainment center and cinemas all day long, Agora has become the largest shopping center in Izmir with its national and international brands. On September 10, 2008, the number of stores increased from 85 to 178, the store area from 13,210 sqm to 28,342 m2, the indoor area from 41,000 sqm to 89,000 sqm , and the indoor parking capacity increased to 1,355 vehicles.
Agora Shopping Center offers a wide range of alternatives from clothing, accessories, cosmetics, home textiles, music, books, electronics, services, department stores, cinemas, toys and hobby entertainment. The number of Agora's restaurants, which enrich the palate and offer a variety of world cuisine alternatives, has increased with the opening of the new building. A la carte open-air restaurants continue to welcome guests after 22:00.
Agora has pioneered the development of Balçova, the district in which it is located, and the investment of other shopping centers, increased real estate prices in the surrounding area, and brought qualified personnel to the sector with the employment it provides.
The front facade of Agora Shopping Center faces Mithatpaşa Avenue, which is one of the busiest routes of Izmir, including Mithatpaşa-Üçkuyular-Balçova line, and the back facade faces Izmir Fountain Highway and Izmir Gulf.