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Defunct Amusement Parks of Pennsylvania

Park Name Dates  City County Ref
?   Duquesne    
Alameda Park   Greensville Mercer  
Aliquippa Park   Aliquippa (Pittsburgh) Beaver  
Angela Park pix16.gif (997 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Hazleton Luzerne  
Beach Haven   Beach Haven (Berwick) Luzerne  
Beechwood (Beachwood)   Conshohocken [0103189](Phila)    
Beury's Grove   Lavelle Schuylkill  
Burkes Glen Park   Monroeville Allegheny  
Cabana Beach   Hendersonville Washington  
Castle Rock (Park)     Newtown Square ? [0103189]
Calhoun Park   Lincoln Place (Pittsburgh) Allegheny  
Canadohta Lake Amusement Park   Canadohta Lake (Lakeville) Crawford  
Carsonia Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes) pix16.gif (997 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes) closed 1950 Reading Berks  
Cascade Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   New Castle Lawrence  
Central Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Rittersville (Bethlehem) Lehigh  
Chestnut Grove Park (could be Chestnut Hill Park)   Philadelphia    
Chestnut Hill Park   See White City
(Springfield Twp/Chestnut Hill, PA) below
Montgomery  
Children's Zoo   Highland Park (Pittsburgh) Allegheny  
Columbia Park     Bloomsburg   [7711485]
Coney Island   Neville Island (Pittsburgh) Allegheny  
Croops Glen Park   Hunlock Creek (Nanticoke) Luzerne county  
Dell Lake Park   Hegins Schuylkill  
Don Hanson's Amusement Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes) pix16.gif (997 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Harvey's Lake Luzerne  
Doodlebug Park articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Trevorton Northumberland  
Dream City  pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes) 1910-1916 Wilkinsburg (Pittsburgh) Allegheny  
Dream City   Pottsville - See Schuylkill Park below    
Dreamland Park   Chambersburg (Franklin)  
Dreamland Park   Pricetown (Reading) Berks  
Edgemont Park   Edgemont (near Palmerton) Northampton  
Edgewood Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Shamokin Northumberland  
Eldora Park   Charleroi Washington  
Electric Park   Pottsville - See Railroad Park below    
Evergreen Park   Conyngham    [7710468]
Exhibition Park   Philadelphia Philadelphia  
Exposition Park   STILL OPERATING as Conneaut Lake Park    
Fairview Park 1940s?-1980 Delmont (Pittsburgh) Allegheney? [6680362]
Fantasyland pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   Gettysburg Adams  
Fernbrook Park pix16.gif (997 bytes)   Shavertown (Dallas) Luzerne  
Forest Park   Hanover York / Adams  
Forest Park   Chalfont Bucks  
Four Mile Creek Park   Erie Erie  
Funk's Park   see Forest Park, Chalfont PA above    
Gibboney Park   Lewistown    
Ghost Town in the Glen pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes) pix16.gif (997 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Moosic - See Rocky Glen Park Lackawanna  
Greater Island Park    See Island Park, Easton   [7824890]
Hanson's Park   Harvey's Lake - see Don Hanson's A.P. above Luzerne  
Harmerville Park   Blawnox - See National Amusement Park Allegheny  
Harrison Park    Blakeslee Corners   [7711485]
Harvey's Lake Picnic Ground   Harvey's Lake - see Don Hanson's A.P. above Luzerne  
Hazle Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   Hazleton Luzerne  
Hecla Park   Mingoville (Bellefonte) Centre  
Highland Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   York York  
Hillside Park    Honesdale   [9912141]
Homestead Park   Homestead (Pittsburgh) Allegheny  
Hunting Park (Carousel only?)   Philadelphia Philadelphia  
Ideal Park   Johnstown (Cambria)  
Idlewild Park   Sharon Mercer  
Indian Amusement Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   Montoursville (Williamsport) Lycoming  
Indian Park   Shamokin - see Edgewood Park above Northumberland  
Indian Trail Park   Cherryville Northampton  
Island Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Easton Northampton  
Island Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   Johnstown - See Luna Park Cambria  
Island Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   Sunbury Northumberland  
Ivyside Park   Altoona Blair  
Junction Park   Rochester (New Brighton) Beaver  
Karakung Park    Havertown Delaware [0103190]
Kauffman Park   Mt Gretna Lebanon  
Kelly's Hall   Philadelphia Philadelphia  
Keystone Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   Sayre Bradford  
Kishacoquillas Park pix16.gif (997 bytes)   Lewistown Mifflin  
Lake Ariel Park   Lake Ariel Wayne  
Lake Lodore   Waymart (E. of Carbondale) Wayne  
Lake Park   Harvey's Lake    
Lake Winola Park   west of Clark's Summit Lackawanna  
Lakeside Park   East Mahanoy Jct. (Barnesville) Schuylkill  
Lakeview Park   Royersford Montgomery  
Lakewood Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes) pix16.gif (997 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   East Mahanoy Jct. (Barnesville) Schuylkill  
Laurel Park   Mt. Gretna - See Kauffman Park Lebanon  
Laurel Hill Park (Carousel only?)    Dunmore   [7711485]
Lehigh Valley Railroad Picnic Grounds   Harvey's Lake - see Don Hanson's A.P. above Luzerne  
Lenape Park   Kittaning Armstrong  
Lenape Park   West Chester - See Main Line Park Chester  
Luna Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   Johnstown Cambria  
Luna Park   Philadelphia area ?  
Luna Park   Pittsburgh Allegheny  
Luna Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   Scranton Lackawanna  
Magic Valley   Bushkill Pike  
Max M. Brown Memorial Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   Williamsport - see Memorial Park Lycoming  
Main Line Park   West Chester Chester  
Manila Park (Manila Grove)   Coaldale (Tamaqua) (Schuylkill)  
Maple Grove Park   Lancaster Lancaster  
Mapleview Park 1928-1930 Canonsburg (near Washington) Washington [0503291]
Maple View Park (Farm)   (see Mapleview Park above)    
Memorial Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   Williamsport Lycoming  
Menlo Park   Perkasie Bucks  
Midway park   Williamstown Dauphin  
Millside Park [added 05-2005]   East Greenville   [6754891]
Monarch Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   Oil City (toward Franklin) Venango  
Moon Valley Park    Milford   [9910100]
Moosic Lake Amusements   east of Scranton (Mt. Cobb ) Lackawanna [7711485]
Morado Park   Beaver Falls Beaver  
Mountain Park   Laurel Run/Wilkes Barre
(sometimes listed as Mountain Top)
Luzerne  
Mt. Gretna Park   Mt. Gretna Lebanon  
National Amusement Park   Blawnox (Pittsburgh) Allegheny  
Nay Aug Park   Scranton Lackawanna  
Neshaminy Falls Park   Neshaminy Falls Bucks  
New Rocky Glen Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes) pix16.gif (997 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Moosic - See Rocky Glen Park Lackawanna  
Newton Lake Park   north of Carbondale Lackawanna  
Nippenose Park   Jersey Shore (Lycoming/Clinton)  
Northern Electric Park   Clark's Summit Lackawanna  
Oak Park    Lansdale Montgomery [7824890]
Oakford Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   Jeanette (Greensburg) Westmoreland  
Oakwood Amusement Park   Crafton (Pittsburgh) Allegheny  
Olympia Park (Olympic)   McKeesport Allegheny  
Ontalanee Park   New Tripoli Lehigh  
Paxtang Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Harrisburg Dauphin  
Pendora Park   Reading Berks  
Pen Mar Park   see Pen Mar Park - Pen Mar, Maryland in Maryland!  
Penn Valley Park    Trevose Bucks [7709466]
Penryn Park   Cornwall Lebanon  
Perkins Park   Cambridge Springs Crawford  
Playland Park   Cheltenham area (Philadelphia) Philadelphia  
Playtown Park   Springfield (near Media, Philadelphia) Delaware  
Point Breeze Park   Philadelphia area (Philadelphia)  
Railroad Park   Pottsville Schuylkill  
Rainbow Gardens   McKeesport Allegheny  
Ringing Rocks   Ringing Rocks (Pottstown) Montgomery  
Riverview Park   Pittsburgh ?  
Rock Point Park   Ellwood City Lawrence  
Rocky Glen Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes) pix16.gif (997 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Moosic (Avoca) Lackawanna  
Rocky Springs pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes) pix16.gif (997 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Lancaster Lancaster  
Rolling Green Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Hummel's Wharf (Selinsgrove) Snyder  
Roseville Park    Sharon   [7824890]
Ross Farms   Pittsburgh Allegheny  
Sanatoga Park   Sanatoga (Pottstown) Montgomery  
Sans Souci Park   Wilkes Barre Luzerne  
Saratoga Park   Sanatoga - See Sanatoga Park Montgomery  
Schenley Park   Pittsburgh ?  
Schuylkill Park   Port Carbon (Pottsville) Schuylkill  
Shady Grove Park   Uniontown (Connellsville) Fayette  
Shohola Glen    Shohola   [9910100]
[7048033]
Smith's Island Amusement Resort    Philadelphia (in the river) [7709466]
Six Gun Territory   Willow Grove - See Willow Grove Park Montgomery  
Sleepy Hollow Ranch   Quakertown ?  
Southern Park   Pittsburgh Allegheny  
Story Land   Schellsburg Bedford  
Sunset Park   Williamsport Lycoming  
Sunset Beach Park   Harvey's Lake Luzerne  
Swatara Park   Middletown Dauphin  
Sylvan Dell Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)     South Williamsport    
Toby Park   Tobyhanna Monroe  
Torresdale Park   Torresdale ?  
Trout Pond Park   Muncy Lycoming  
Tumbling Run Park    Pottsville   [7824890]
Twin Grove Park
Un-defunct! - Reopening 2002! 
  Twin Grove Park (Pine Grove area) Lebanon [0214199]
University Park   Easton Northampton  
Valley Glen Park   Valley Glen Lebanon  
Valley View Park   Inkerman Luzerne  
West Point Park   West Point Montgomery  
West View Park pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   West View Allegheny  
White City pcardicon16.gif (948 bytes)   Springfield Township (near Chestnut Hill) Montgomery  
White City   Port Carbon - See Schuylkill Park    
White Rose Park    York York [7710467]
White Swan Park   Coraopolis (Pittsburgh) Allegheny  
Williams Grove Amusement Park ?-2005 Williams Grove (Mechanicsburg)    
Willow Grove Park   Willow Grove Montgomery  
Willow Mill Park   Mechanicsburg Cumberland  
Willow Park pix16.gif (997 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Butztown (Bethlehem) Northampton  
Wolfe's Park pix16.gif (997 bytes) articleicon16.gif (891 bytes)   Sweet Valley (Sylvan Lake) Luzerne  
Woodside Park   Philadelphia Philadelphia  
Zieber's (Oak Park??)   Lansdale Montgomery  

Others

Exhibition   Pittsburgh    
Sesquicentennial   Philadelphia    

The following I am unsure about:

Valley Forge

 

York

was this an AP?  
*** Please note that the 7 digit Ref number is a tracking number used internally to quickly identify the source of reference for a given piece of data 
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Updated Friday, June 20, 2008