About Galeries Lafayette
Galeries Lafayette is the largest department store in Dubai. Founded in Paris in 1893, Galeries Lafayette carries a rich heritage in retailing and fashion.
department store in Dubai.
a unique shopping destination
with French heritage.
GALERIES LAFAYETTE history
Open since 2009, Galeries Lafayette is a full-range, upscale department store located in the largest shopping mall in the Middle East, The Dubai Mall. With an enduring international reputation for quality, creativity and uniqueness, Galeries Lafayette has remained at the forefront of retailing in Dubai.
Galeries Lafayette differentiates itself from any other department store by offering a 360 degree shopping experience which includes womenswear, abayas, eveningwear, menswear, jewellery, kidswear, lingerie, luxury accessories and shoes, beauty, homeware, and lastly, Lafayette Gourmet: an international food hall offering a whole range of flavors from all over the world, thanks to 11 different kitchens.
Opening of a store
Opening of a store at 1 Rue Lafayette by Théophile Bader and Alphonse Kahn.
Registration of trade mark
Registration of trade mark "Aux Galeries Lafayette".
Inauguration of the extensions
Inauguration of the extensions to the flagship store at 40, Boulevard Haussmann, and of the Dome.
First store outside France, in London.
Opening of Lafayette 2 (today Lafayette Homme)
Acquisition of Nouvelles Galeries, Cofinoga and BHV
Opening of Galeries Lafayette in Berlin
Founding of Lafayette Maison
Opening of Galeries Lafayette Dubai
Jakarta and Beijing
Opening stores in Jakarta and Beijing
The heart of
Covering a total area of 215,000 square feet of modern yet chic design, Galeries Lafayette is the biggest department store in Dubai, keeping the French fashion spirit truly alive in the shopping capital of the Middle East.
the Dubai Mall
The services offered by Galeries Lafayette include a unique loyalty card program with extensive benefits, personal shopping, complimentary tailoring, catering and home delivery services by Lafayette Gourmet, and much more.