In 2018, Sears closed its Lake Success Shopping Center location in North New Hyde Park, New York, along with 58 other Sears and K-Mart locations across the United States. In spring 2023, Target will open a new 115,000-square-foot store in the same building to the east of the Union Turnpike and Lakeville road intersection.

Street view of Sears with closing signs in 2018.

Lake Success Shopping Center was opened in New Hyde Park back in 1955. It was built behind the former Sperry Gyroscope plant, which was the United Nations headquarters.

Location History

Sperry Gyroscope Corporation Headquarters which was the United Nations headquarters in the late 1940s. This aerial image was once once marked confidential by the U.S. Defense Department.
2001 aerial view.
2020 aerial view.

1400 Union Turnpike, North Hempstead, NY 11040

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