This Rare Footage Of Maywood, A Mississippi Amusement Park, Will Have You Longing For The Good Old Days

Currently, the Magnolia State doesn’t have any amusement parks. However, that wasn’t always the case. At one time, there were a couple of amusement parks in Mississippi, and Maywood was one of them. Though small, it was a beloved fixture for decades. Its closure saddened many. Luckily, though, its memory lives on through photos and vintage footage, which will no doubt have you longing for the good old days.

Want to learn more about Maywood? Visit the Friends of Maywood Facebook page.

So, did you know about this classic water park? Ever visited Maywood? If so, when and how was it? Know of another now-defunct park? Whatever it is, tell us!

Want more Mississippi history? Then you’re sure to love the oldest photos taken in Mississippi.


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