A carousel from Kiddieland Amusement Park. (Credit: Donley Auction Services.)

Carousel From Kiddieland Goes Up For Auction

If you have cherished memories from the now-shuttered Kiddieland in Melrose Park, now’s your chance to own a piece of it, if your pockets are deep enough.


Costco, Melrose Park

Costco Now Open On Kiddieland Site

The warehouse club retailer Costco has officially opened its new store in Melrose Park, on the former site of the Kiddieland amusement park.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2010


Costco Set To Open On Kiddieland Site

Starting tomorrow, Chicago area residents will be buying bulk groceries, furniture and appliances on the site where they once enjoyed rides on the Little Dipper and the Galleon.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2010