Idora Park, Oakland, California

The following old postcards of Idora Park, in Oakland, CA provide a great visual look back at Idora Park’s history.  Idora Park was located between 56th & 58th Streets and Telegraph and Shattuck Ave. in Oakland, California. Idora Park closed in 1929.

Idora Park rides included: Scenic Railway, Circle Swing, Miniature Railway, Merry-Go-Round, Tobaggan, Barrel of Fun, Touring Car, Helter-Skelter, Haunted Swing, Flying Swing, Automobile Race Track, Tickler Ride, Circle Wave and Mountain Slide. Also featured: Illusion Theatre, Skating Rink, Bear Pit and Band Stand. Thanks to Kathy Elwell for contributing scans from her collection to this site.