Amusement parks

By Barry Taylor

Early Amusement parks

One of the earliest fair was the Bartholomew fair in 1133

By the 18th-19th centenary's they were known as places of entertainment

What did they have?

The first ones had shows such as dance halls, restaurants, Boat-rides and other fun activities. As they improved they started to have rides and games you could take place in.

6 Early parks

  1. steeplechase park
  2. Vauxhall Gardens
  3. Dreamland
  4. Startair
  5. Tivoli Gardens
  6. Luna Park

Wilmington's hidden amusement park

Wilmington's hidden amusement park [Delaware Online News Video]
In the late 1800s to the 1900s it was a place of fun