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Re: Show us your collection!!!

PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 4:01 pm
by storms555
Also forgot to add the Twister keychains from Universal Studios is from 1999. How cool is the 3d keychain springy tornado?? :p The third one i got a few years back.
-The bumper car key chain was actually given to me by a family friend a long time ago but since its from Indiana Beach,and i went myself,i decided to add it.
-The old gumball machine keychain is from Kings Island when i went back in 2004 when it was still Paramount. You see it warn though....lol.Thats another park i would like to go back to one day! Diamond Back and Banshee looks awesome!
-I also decided to include two keychains from Keylime Cove indoor waterpark. Not exactly an amusement park but water parks are kind of like amusement parks in some ways and also its by Great America.
-The autograph book with Tweetie is from when Darien Lake was a Six Flags
-The other Six Flags keychains are from my home Six Flags. Great America. The wand/stick keychain is a mini version of one of those toys that make that *WAAAAAAAAMMMMMMPP!!* noise when you move it back and forth and includes rain stick beads. I have more Great America keychains as well if you like me to add them.

Re: Show us your collection!!!

PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 4:12 pm
by Nrthwnd
^ Amazing you remember so much about each one! But that's how memories are made, right? :smile:
And here's one key chain from Scandi I forgot, as it's not on the backpack. It's hanging from a pin
on my cork message boards, beside me here. I got it in Linnanmaki Park, our last park of the Tour.

Re: Show us your collection!!!

PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 5:41 pm
by storms555
Here is some more keychains i found as well:)

Re: Show us your collection!!!

PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 6:38 pm
by Nrthwnd
^ What's that little blue whistle one, from? :smile:

Re: Show us your collection!!!

PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 6:43 pm
by storms555
Nrthwnd wrote:^ What's that little blue whistle one, from? :smile:

Thats the Circus Circus/Adventuredome one. :)

Re: Show us your collection!!!

PostPosted: Mon Nov 21, 2016 6:17 am
by Simon Baynham
I have been collecting amusement park/roller coaster-related books, magazines, VHSs and DVDs for about 18 years. My current collection consists of:

704 books.
274 DVDs.
115 VHSs.
528 enthusiast magazines.

I would like to be kept up-to-date with any titles I am missing (minus Disney and Coney Island titles, of which there are far too many). My collection may be viewed at RollerCoasterMediaLibrary.com

Re: Show us your collection!!!

PostPosted: Wed Dec 14, 2016 5:41 pm
by Nrthwnd
I brought back a really "generic" big coffee mug ~ if you count a CASTLE wrapping itself around the mug as "generic". :wink:

It's a Disney Resort mug, but there's nothing that would tell you that, except the brand on the mug's base.

Still, I fell in love with it, the second I saw it, in Disneyalnd. So I kept reminding myself about it, and finally
picked one up, at Disney's Business District at their HUMUNGOUS World of Disney store. I really found everything
I had wanted having seen it/them in the parks, etc etc.

And the packaging for it was UNREAL! I believe they were doing it for air travel, but since I was taking the train home,
I thought was a teensy bit unnecessary. But hey - didn't cost me anything extra.

Here's the mug...

Re: Show us your collection!!!

PostPosted: Wed Dec 14, 2016 8:37 pm
by awclark
Well here's something many of you may find interesting. This is about all my "collection" consists of these days, but they're certainly 1 of a kind rare items!

It's blueprints to The Incredible Hulk Coaster, Dragon Challenge, as well as original color blueprints of the entirety of Islands of Adventure from 1999!

I believe I've posted pictures of these somewhere here on the forum before... most likely in the Universal Orlando thread. They've been in my possession for just about 10 years now though and ironically enough, I obtained them from someone here on TPR who was trying to sell each print to whoever wanted them haha!

Re: Show us your collection!!!

PostPosted: Fri Dec 23, 2016 7:42 am
by esvadj
I have a lot of theme park memorabilia that I have collected through the years. The one piece that is most unique and valuable to me is an original WDWmap that was displayed on the walls of all Contemporary and Polynesian Resort rooms from Walt Disney World’s opening in 1971 until the early 1980′s. Its an early illustration of the park created by the artist Paul Harley, and not many of the originals are still around. One of the last ones still on property was in the Adventure's Club hanging right where you made the turn to go to the restrooms.

Re: Show us your collection!!!

PostPosted: Thu Mar 16, 2017 10:30 pm
by SixFlagsAstroworld
My older brother returned from a Japan trip for a college project and he stopped by Tokyo Disney. He purchased a lot of souvenirs for his friends and here's what I got: