The more things change... Looking down Old Orchard Street toward the beach over three generations.
Below left: Overhead view of Old Orchard Street and the rooftop of the Palace Playland pavilion as they appear today. Across the street is the Grand Victorian condo complex. That's where Noah's Ark was.
Below: The modern Palace Playland signboard announces current and upcoming events.
Lower right: Palace Playland pavilion today.
Lower left: Maintaining the tradition of keeping a funhouse at Old Orchard - Palace's Grand Orient.
Above: The invincible
Old Orchard Beach Pier
overlooks the Atlantic.
Right: Bill Luca,
and George LaCross
Our most sincere gratitude to all who provided assistance,
historical information and photographs
for this article:
Old Orchard Beach Historical Society
Fred Dahlinger Jr.