Before the giant mouse ate Orlando and Interstate Highways were
built to cattle chute tourists directly into International Drive, there was another
Fast forward from the age of the roadside attraction to closed tourist
sights and roadside theme parks that wiltered in the Florida sunshine.
Tourist attractions have a way of springing up on the Florida roadside
like wildflowers - or litter: bright, shiny and full of hope to begin with, only to wither
and die when they just can't quite sustain the magic.
Florida, Orlando theme parks.
This site is dedicated to the history of past Florida attractions
like Circus World, Pirates World, and more.
Robert H. Brown created this site as an homage to the diversity that
was Florida tourism; delving into the details of those forgotten places and updating his
site with a record of this largely uncharted chunk of the state's history.
Attractions Timeline - Master List of
Forgotten Attractions - Never Never
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