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    NY
 
Astoria
 
American Museum of the Moving Image
 
3601 35th Avenue
 
Astoria   NY 11106
 
Phone   718 784-4520
 
Web Site  www.ammi.org
 
Description  exclusively about the movies, television, and video
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Entertainment
 
Industry /Profession Movies
 
Collection G-M  Musical Instruments
 
New or Updated:    5/15/2004
 

 

 

New York
Brooklyn
Coney Island Museum
1208 Surf Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11224
Phone 718 372-5159
Web Site www.coneyislandusa.com
Description history of famed beach and amusement area
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Entertainment
Kind of Activity Amusement Park

Coney Island's Astroland
1000 Surf Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11224
Phone 718 265-2100
Web Site http://www.astroland.com/
Description background for many movies, on the Coney Island boardwalk
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus: Entertainment
Kind of Activity Amusement Park

  New York
New York
Broadway Across America
220 West 42nd Street
New York NY 10036
Phone 917 421-5400
Web Site http://www.broadwayacrossamerica.com/
Description part of the Clear Channel empire, manages or owns 130 venues
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus Entertainment
Kind of Activity Performance
New or Updated: 06/30/2003
 
  New York
New York
Cinema Treasures
41 East 11th Street, 11th Floor
New York NY 10003
Phone
Web Site
http://www.scinematreasures.org/
E-mail
mailto:info@cinematreasures.org
Description
ambitious effort to build database and community of classic movie theaters -- over 3000 in detailed database
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus
Entertainment
Building Type Theatre
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Web Site
New or Updated: 07/04/2003
 
  New York
New York
CultureFinder
850 Seventh Avenue, Suite 703
New York NY 10019
Phone
Web Site
http://www.culturefinder.com/
Description
info and links on over 3000 arts organizations and venues in 1000 cities, offers newsletters with event information
Type of Resource
Tourism Information
Primary Focus
Entertainment
Nature of Group or Site
Directory
New or Updated: 06/30/2003
 

  NY

  New York

  Museum of Television & Radio

  25 West 52nd Street

  New York   NY  10019    

  Phone  212 621-6800

  Alt Phone  212 621-6600

  Web Site http://www.mtr.org/

  Description  also in LA, has library of radio & television programs & commercials,

                    and themed screenings

  Type of Resource Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Entertainment

  Industry /Profession Broadcasting

  Research    Library

  New or Updated:   1/6/2007

New York
New York
Theatre Museum
1515 Broadway
New York NY
Phone 212 944-7161
Web Site
Description satellite of the City Museum of New York on Broadway, about Broadway
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Entertainment

 
  New York
Rochester
Seabreeze and Raging Rivers
4600 Culver Road
Rochester NY 14622
Phone 585 323-1900
Web Site www.seabreeze.com/
E-mail mailto:info@seabreeze.com?subject=Seabreeze Information
Description 75 rides, 4 roller coasters, water park
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus: Entertainment
Kind of Activity Amusement Park

  NY
 
Rye
 
Playland
 
Playland Parkway
 
Rye  NY   10580    
 
Phone   914 813-7000
 
Alt Phone   914 813-7010
 
Web Site  http://www.ryeplayland.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:playlandinfo@westchestergov.com
 
Description  50 rides, beach, pier, pool, indoor ice rink, since 1928
 
Type of Resource   Activity
 
Primary Focus  Entertainment
 
Kind of Activity   Amusement Park
 
Owner/Operator:  Westchester County
 
New or Updated:   4/2/2004

 
  Ohio
Aurora
Six Flags Worlds of Adventure
1060 North Aurora Road
Aurora OH 44202
Phone 330 562-8303
Web Site http://www.sixflags.com/parks/worldsofadventure/home.asp
Alt Web http://www.coasterforce.com/sfohio.htm
Description includes former SeaWorld and Water park on 750 acres
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus: Entertainment
Kind of Activity Sea Life
Nature of Group or Site Animals
Field of Study Science Facility Aquarium

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    OH
 
Kings Island
 
Paramount Kings Island
 
5688 Kings Island Drive
 
Kings Island    OH   45034    
 
Phone   513 754-5901
 
Web Site  http://www.pki.com/
 
Toll Free  800 832-1133
 
Description  Boomerang Bay water park, Hanna-Barbera & Nickelodeon, shows, thrill rides,                     family rides
 
Type of Resource   Activity
 
Primary Focus  Entertainment
 
Kind of Activity   Theme Park
 
New or Updated:    2/23/2004
    OH
 
Middletown
 
LeSourdsville Lake Amusement Park
 
5757 Hamilton Middletown Road
 
Middletown   OH   45044
 
Phone   513 639-7339
 
Web Site  BROKEN http://www.lesourdsvillelake.com/
 
Alt Web  http://www.americanaamusementpark.com/
 
Description  struggling traditional amusement park  Use Alt  Web link for background
 
Type of Resource   Activity
 
Primary Focus  Entertainment
 
Kind of Activity   Amusement Park
 
New or Updated:  3/2/2004
 

  OH

  Sandusky

  Cedar Point

  One Cedar Point Dr

  Sandusky  OH   44870    

  Phone 419 627-2350

  Web Site http://www.cedarpoint.com/

  Description  located on peninsula on Lake Erie, park proclaims itself roller coaster

                    capital of the world

  Type of Resource  Activity

  Primary Focus  Entertainment

  Kind of Activity  Theme Park

  New or Updated:  11/20/2006

Merry-Go-Round Museum
301 Jackson Street
Rt 6 & Jackson St
Sandusky OH 44870
Phone 419 626-6111
Web Site www.merrygoroundmuseum.org
Alt Web www.carousel.org/
Description antique carousel, wood carvers working on new horses
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Entertainment
Building Type Carousel
Last changed: 01/14/2003

 
   
  Ohio
Vienna
Darkride and Funhouse Enthusiasts
PO Box 484
Vienna OH 44473
Phone
Web Site http://www.dafe.org/misc/contact.htm
E-mail mailto:info@dafe.org
Description listing of darkrides, funhouses, walkthrough attractions, mills, mazes, and
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus Entertainment
Kind of Activity Amusement Parks
Nature of Group or Site Association
New or Updated: 06/02/2003
 
  Oklahoma
Guthrie
National Four String Banjo Museum and Hall of Fame
116 East Oklahoma Avenue
Guthrie OK 73044
Phone 405 260-0529
Toll Free 800 OK BANJO
Web Site http://www.banjomuseum.org
Description banjo construction, music, and music makers
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Entertainment
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame
Industry Profession Music
Research or Reading Library
 

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  OK

  Lawton

  Percussive Art Society Museum

  701 NW Ferris Avenue

  Lawton  OK    73507    

  Phone  580 353-1455

  Web Site www.pas.org

  E-mail  percarts@pas.org

  Description  instruments that must be struck, from around the world

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Entertainment

  Nature of Group  Association

  Industry /Profession Music

  New or Updated:   11/21/2006

 

  OK
 
Tulsa
 
Bell's Amusement Park
 
3901 East 21st Street
 
Tulsa OK  74114    
 
Phone   918 744-1991
 
Web Site  http://www.bellsfamilyfun.com/bells/
 
Description  50 rides and attractions, including Zingo wooden roller coaster
 
Type of Resource   Activity
 
Primary Focus  Entertainment
 
Kind of Activity   Amusement Park

 
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