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History of Wonderland Amusement Park
October 4, 2018 @ 7:00 pm EDT
108 Beach St.
Revere, MA 2151 United States
Sponsored by: Revere Society for Cultural and Historic Preservation
The Revere Society for Cultural and Historic Preservation is pleased to present an illustrated lecture by historian Stephen R. Wilk, who is writing a book on the history of Wonderland Amusement Park (1906-1910). His talk will focus on the years 1907-1908. In addition to the talk, free museum tours will be available, gift shop will be open, and light refreshments will be served.
Normal museum hours are Saturdays 1-4 PM. Admission is free but donations are appreciated. There is a small parking lot adjacent to the building and public transportation nearby. There is a handicap ramp leading to the first floor where the talk will be held. The museum is on the National Registry of Historic Places and has a collection of artifacts from local residents and businesses and a library that includes archaeological books and magazines.