(hit "refresh" to get the most recent version of this page; click on photos for larger images)
Melrose Park, IL
|The Kiddieland Carousel is a PTC design (#72), built in 1925. Kiddieland had other vintage rides as well. The amusement park closed in 2009 and the rides were auctioned off. This carousel was saved intact and is now in storage. It's not known where it will be installed but there is talk of Waterbury, CT or Chicago. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2.|
Other Illinois Carousels:
Endangered Species Carousel at Scovill Zoo (Decatur)
|Main Carousels Page|
Copyright. All photos at this website are copyrighted and may only be used with my consent. This includes posting them at Facebook, Pinterest, blogs, other websites, personal use, etc.
Tips & Updates. If you have suggestions about places that I haven't covered, historical info, or updates about places/things that have been remodeled or removed, I'd love to hear from you: email@example.com.