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Glance at the Past - Lost Theme Park

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An "Outdoor museum for houses" is what one magazine call the theme park planned for the 80 acres where Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park stands today. Nationally know architects designed the planned homes, which would feature the latest in decoration and Grand Rapids furniture.
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