Subjects

Mexico City, Mexico; Public marine aquariums; Amusement parks; Feasibility studies; Marketing research; Economic research; Tourism

Description

In 1979, Companias Cuauhtemoc and Sea World, Inc. were considering the development of a major theme park complex or entertainment center in Mexico City. In late 1979, the companies jointly retained the Harrison Price Company (HPC) to evaluate the potential market support for, and to determine the economic feasibility of the project and its major parts, a large sea-life park and a major themed amusement park. The report includes the following sections: 1) introduction; 2) major conclusions of the market study: climate and site selection, proposed concept and theme, market support, attendance, visitation patterns, recommended operating hours, physical planning guidelines, rides and attractions, food, beverage, and merchandise facilities, parking requirements, park size, land requirements, visitor expenditures, and estimated construction budget; 3) theme and concept of the proposed park. The report includes tables, drawings, and sketches.

Publisher

Harrison Price Company

Client

Companias Cuauhtemoc

Date Original

6-27-1980

Document Type

Report

Identifier

133; DP0004146

Language

English

Rights

Copyright: University of Central Florida Special Collections. Permission to publish must be obtained from Special Collections in writing. Contact (407) 823-2576 or online at http://library.ucf.edu/about/departments/special-collections-university-archives/

Number of Pages

50 pages

Keywords

Mexico City, Mexico; Oceanariums; Sea Life Parks; Theme parks; Amusement parks; Feasibility studies; Market research; Economic research; Tourism

Place

Mexico City, Mexico

Digital Reproduction Specialists

Electronically reproduced by the Digital Services unit of the University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, 2005.

Is Referenced By

http://library.ucf.edu/specialcollections/Collections/ManuscriptsPrice.php (University of Central Florida Special Collections Harrison "Buzz" Price Papers finding aid); http://ucf.catalog.fcla.edu/permalink.jsp?29CF033206285 (University of Central Florida Libraries Online Catalog)

College

Information Technologies & Resources

Unit

University Libraries

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