Lost Amusement Parks of Chicagoland

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Elmhurst History Museum Education Center

120 East Park Avenue

Elmhurst, IL 60126

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What is your very first amusement park memory? Whether it was riding the Bobs and Parachutes at Riverview or the Little Dipper at Kiddieland, iconic Chicagoland amusement parks wind their way through our childhoods. Join Craig Burda, Director of the National Amusement Park Historical Association, archivist Jim Abbate, and photographer Bruce Cassi as they share slides and stories from several Chicagoland parks of yesteryear.

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