Sign Up For News And Updates

First Name:
Last Name:
E-mail Address:
Sign up for the following:






Address:
City:
State:
ZIP:
Mobile Phone:

Mozart Park


Places of Wheeling Icon
 ▶  WHEELING HISTORY  ▶  PLACES  ▶  PARKS & RECREATION  

▶ Mozart Park Quick Links

    ▼ History  |   ▼ Location   |   ▼ Images   |   ▼ Additional Resources    


Mozart Park

Built by Wheeling brewer and businessman, Henry Schmulbach, Mozart Park, overlooking South Wheeling, opened October 25, 1893. The park's attractions included a dancing pavilion with a capacity of 5,000 people, a casino, a bowling alley, a restaurant building, an outdoor stage, and a one-third mile long bicycle track, and an inclined railway.

More history coming soon. 


Location

▶ No longer extant: Was located at the top of the hill above 43rd Street.


Images

Mozart Park


 

Additional Resources

Materials in the Library: (circulating material)
▶ DVD: 
Mozart Park, Lunch With Books program with presenter Ryan Stanton, presented October 11, 2011. Call #: DVD LWB Moza

Materials in the Wheeling Room: (non-circulating, ask for access at the reference desk)
▶ Vertical File: 
Mozart Park, compiled by OCPL staff


Parks & Recreation  |  Places of Wheeling Home  |  Wheeling History Home  |  OCPL Home  

alt : OCPL Disclaimer

-Information on this page compiled by erothenbuehler
Services and Locations