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"Remembering Playland AND Sutro's: The Palace at Lands End" DVD Set
Two full length documentary about San Francisco's famous 10-acre seaside amusement park, Playland at the Beach and the Sutro's palace. Both must see documentaries are now at a discounted price when buying both.

3D Pop-Art Collage in Shadow Box Frame "Playland at the Beach - 3D Pop-Art Collage in Shadow Box Frame"
Award-winning artist Charlie Moran has created a limited edition (50 only) shadow box highlighting the attractions at Whitney's Playland at the Beach. Each is a numbered, signed edition and is 12" x 15" x 1 1/2".

San Francisco's Playland at the Beach: The Early Years "San Francisco's Playland at the Beach: The Early Years"
This book by renowned historian James Smith contains over 250 photos — including previously unpublished photographs from the private archive of ride designer Laurence Holling — this collection contains a comprehensive photographic record of the enthralling amusement park from its construction in 1920 through its glorious heyday in the 1930s and 1940s.



Labor Day Weekend
Labor Day is Leisure Day at Playland-Not-at-the-Beach. Forget the concerns of the work-a-day world with pinball, carnival games, attractions and curiosities. Relax in our indoor, climate-controlled Museum of Fun packed with things to see and do. Bonus: Playland-Not-at-the-Beach is open on Monday for an extra day to play!

Fabulous Frank On Saturday and Monday Playland-Not-at-the-Beach is proud to present Fabulous Frank. Frank will perform his brilliantly funny magic. Frank originally assisted magicians and when one of our in-house magicians became ill, Frank took over. Now we can't stop him. This guy is really funny.

Magical Nathaniel On Sunday longtime favorite Magical Nathaniel will perform some of his most amazing stunts. He is a remarkable magician and magic inventor. You can't miss this great performer.


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Pinball, Pinball, Pinball, and More Pinball
We have over 30 pinball machines spanning seven decades, video games, Penny Arcade machines, and challenging carnival games of skill all here waiting to entertain and amuse you!
Coney Island Pinball Museum features an incredible selection of baggatelles, woodrails, mechanical and electro-mechanical pinball machines dating from the 1930s to the 1970s. Marvel playing "3 Ring Circus", "Goofy", "Cinderella" (with 6 backwards flippers), "World Fair", "Gigi" and many other favorites.
Pinball Alley is a celebration of modern electronic pinball games featuring Star Wars, White Water, Cirqus Voltaire, Split Second, Lord of the Rings, Circus, Rollercoaster Tycoon, Earth Shaker and other favorites. This unique alley setting features neon signs and an amazing display of backlit artwork from many pinball classics.
"Laff in the Dark" was the earliest ghost ride at Whitney's Playland and people have fond memories of the denizens of the dark. In tribute to this bygone attraction, we have created a special dark room full of modern denizens that leap out at you when you wear the special safety goggles.
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