08/21/2014 03:21 pm ET | Updated Aug 21, 2014

26 Amusing Facts About Amusement Parks

Who doesn't like amusement parks? No one. Not a single person on this Earth dislikes amusements parks and general knowledge about amusement parks. That's a fact.*

Did you know they were once known as "trolley parks"? Or that when Disneyland opened it attracted hundreds of stray cats, which are still allowed to roam the park today because they keep the mice away? Or that a Colombian amusement park uses former drug trafficking airplanes to decorate its entrance?

There are plenty more, so dive right into the above video from the folks at Mental Floss for some super interesting facts about amusement parks you might not have known. Which is odd, since we just established you are OBSESSED with amusement parks and you should know them.

*Probably not a fact.


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