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  • Go Behind The Scenes Of The Private Land Of Oz Theme Park

    By:

    TODAY

    Publish Date:

    October 28, 2019

    TODAY’s Kerry Sanders takes a special tour of Land of Oz NC.

  • Caretaker of Land of Oz theme park prepares for another round of Halloween trespassers

    By:

    NBC News

    Publish Date:

    October 28, 2019

    Somewhere over the rainbow, high in the North Carolina mountains, lies the “Land of Oz.”

  • Once-abandoned Land of Oz Theme Park Reopening to Celebrate 80th Anniversary of Movie Classic

    By:

    Newsweek

    Publish Date:

    May 28, 2019

    Guests to the park could experience their favorite moments from the Oscar-winning movie, such as going inside Dorthy's house, walking down the yellow brick road and visiting the wizard in Emerald City.

  • The Land of Oz Is Fading, but the Memories Are Vivid

    By:

    Wall Street Journal

    Publish Date:

    September 18, 2015

    To those who call Beech Mountain, N.C., home, there’s no place like Oz. The tiny Land of Oz theme park, housed in the equally tiny town...

  • Land of Oz Theme Park Beech Mountain (1975)

    By:

    State Archives of NC

    Publish Date:

    August 17, 1975

    NC Land of Oz Beech Mountain Theme Park Vintage Film Wizard of Oz

  • Land of Oz, 1970

    By:

    State Archives of NC

    Publish Date:

    June 2, 1970

    This Land of Oz clip is from the Bridget Summerville Home Movies [MPF.125], part of Audio Visual Materials, Special Collections Section, State Archives of North Carolina. These home movies were made by the father and family of donor Bridget Summerville in the 1970s. The family was from Belmont, NC, and traveled to a variety of North Carolina and southern US vacation destinations filming their vacations over the years.