Worlds of Wonder: A Celebration of Chicagoland Amusement Parks

Presented by Elmhurst History Museum at Elmhurst History Museum, Elmhurst IL

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Worlds of Wonder: A Celebration of Chicagoland Amusement Parks

Take a nostalgic trip back in time to learn about Chicago’s amusement parks, from the World Fairs to Riverview, Kiddieland, Dispensa’s Kiddie Kingdom, Santa’s Village and so many more. Learn about the history of these iconic venues, the attractions and rides, and the legendary stories from many who visited Chicago area parks. Co-sponsored by Classic Cinemas and Suburban Bank & Trust.

ADMISSION INFO

General Admission

FREE (nominal fees for tours and select programs)

Contact: 630.833.1457

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Jul 23, 2019 at 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jul 24, 2019 at 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jul 25, 2019 at 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jul 26, 2019 at 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jul 27, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jul 28, 2019 at 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jul 30, 2019 at 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jul 31, 2019 at 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Aug 1, 2019 at 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Aug 2, 2019 at 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Fri)

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Additional time info:

Closed Mondays and holidays including Easter Sunday, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Elmhurst History Museum

120 E. Park Ave., Elmhurst, IL 60126

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PARKING INFO

Free limited parking in museum lot

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

Lift available to patrons in the rear of the building facing the parking lot

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