This Vintage Footage From The 1970s Will Remind You How Much You Miss Wisconsin’s Beloved Storybook Gardens

There’s a lot to love about the Dells, but not as much as there once was. For several decades, the area was home to a delightful park known as Storybook Gardens. Longtime residents will undoubtedly remember the beloved attraction, which entertained visitors for decades. And while Storybook Gardens has been closed for years now, we found some vintage footage that’s sure to remind you just how much you miss the whimsical Wisconsin attraction. Read on for a trip down memory lane.

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You may not be able to revisit this popular Dells attraction, but this vintage footage is a close second!

Do you remember Storybook Gardens? Did you visit during the park’s heyday? If so, what are your favorite memories from Storybook Gardens? Tell us in the comments section.

Want to reminisce with others about this defunct Dells park? Check out the Storybook Gardens Facebook page.

This isn’t the only defunct Dells attraction. Read about another here.

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