Tourist Information Directory .com
Directing you to worldwide tourist attractions and tourism sites
AMUSEMENT PARK - THEME PARK - ADVENTURE PARK
Amusement park is the generic term for a collection of rides and other entertainment attractions assembled for the purpose of entertaining a large group of people. The theme park is the modern amusement park, either based on a central theme or into several distinctly themed areas.
Amusement Parks in Mississippi:
List of Zoos
Museums in U.S
Caves and Caverns
Public Golf Courses
Wineries and Wine Tour
Spanish Missions in U.S.
Casinos in United States
Colleges and Universities
The oldest amusement park of the world (opened 1583) is Bakken, at Klampenborg, north of Copenhagen, Denmark. In 1895, the first permanent amusement park in North America opened: Sea Lion Park at Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York. In 1897, it was joined by Steeplechase Park in Brooklyn, New York. The introduction of the world-famous Cyclone roller coaster at Steeplechase Park in 1927 marked the beginning of the roller coaster as one of the most popular attractions for amusement parks as well as the later modern theme parks of today.
AMUSEMENT PARK: Amusement park is the generic term for a collection of rides and other entertainment attractions assembled for the purpose of entertaining a fairly large group of people. An amusement park is more elaborate than a simple city park or playground, as an amusement park is meant to cater to adults, teenagers, and small children.
Theme parks form a more narrowly defined category of an amusement park. They are permanent facilities that use architecture, signage, landscaping to help convey the feeling that people are in a different place or time. Often a theme park will have various sections of park land devoted to telling a particular story.
Amusement Parks - Theme Parks
Tourist Information Directory .Com
Tourist Information, Tourist Attractions at your Finger Tips!
Travel Towns, Cities, States & Many Countries of the World.
Tourist Information, Tourist Attractions, Websites w/links Categorized by Location.
Worldwide Tourist Information and Tourist Attractions at your Finger tips!
Tourist Information and listings of tourist attractions around the world, websites w/links categorized by location.
Discover tourist attractions around the world, you will find historical tourist attractions, family vacation spots, historical parks, amusement parks, adventure parks, historical landmarks, family tourist attractions, water parks, ghost towns, planetariums, museums, zoos, wineries, golf courses, miniature golf courses, sport parks, theme parks, state parks, national parks, monuments, botanical gardens, ski lodges, rockhounding locations, scenic drives, historical sites, including tourist attractions w/lodging, and numerous indoor and outdoor recreational activities. Tourist Information Directory .Com is designed simply, to get you easily, to tourist information, tourist attractions, lodgings and travel sites.
Web site developed by Orcas Island Studios.
Orcas Island Studios is located at Lieber Haven Resort and Marina on Orcas Island,
one of the over 100 beautiful San Juan Islands in Washington State
This Website is for Informational Purposes Only!
It may not be Correct, Accurate or Up to Date.
You should Not Act Upon Information contained here without legal advise.
Advertising - Submit your site Message Board
Contact us: (360)-376-2472----Orcas Island Studios
Copyrighted 2004 - 2013 all rights reserved