The park officially closed forever after the end of the 1978 season to the surprise and sadness of many but the memories of great times and friends of a wonderful era can always be called upon.

To start touring this site of Des Moines' Riverview Amusement Park: choose one of the links below to start your nostalgic journey...

[click]Photo Album,, the fast tour.

[click]Riverview Index,..go to many special photos, articles and events

During it's 63 years in existence.....For some people a trip to Riverview was a routine summer weekend excursion.... For others, it was a ritual.... but for nearly all who went there, a visit to Riverview was a significant event not soon to be forgotten.

[click] Riverview-view a very old 8mm clip-

[click] See Riverview Today and how this site came to be...

[click] Riverview memorabilia available for purchase with funds going to Riverview Preservation Fund-