Astroland Rocket

Got a tattoo of the Astroland Rocket in honor of her first date in Coney Island
Sarah Schneider, who visited the Coney Island History Project in 2017, shares her story of getting a tattoo of the Astroland Rocket in honor of her first date in Coney Island.
Content type: Oral History Item
Remembers Astroland Rocket
Louis has fond memories of riding Astroland's one-of-a-kind Rocket simulator, the very first ride to arrive at the space-age themed park in 1962. On January 28, 2009, Louis, who works at the Aquarium, was excited to see the 71-foot Rocket on a...
Content type: Oral History Item