Taking a summer vacation to an amusement park?  If so, check out these 26 Amusing Facts about Amusement Parks and get a little more out of your vacation.

Did you know that some early roller coasters were re-purposed mine tracks?  Or that Disneyland's Tomorrowland was made to look like a year way, way off in the future...1986.  At Universal Studios in Florida, the Jurassic Park ride cost almost twice the budget of the original movie!

Check out these amazing facts before your next trip!