Patented Pastimes | Disneyland

Last Updated on: March 26th, 2024

Patented Pastimes was a shop on Main Street USA in Disneyland, opening in 1990 and closing in 1991. It replaced the Fine Tobacco Shop and was later replaced by Great American Pastimes. The shop was part of Disneyland’s rich retail history, offering guests unique shopping experiences during its brief existence​​.

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I am founder and editor of My passion for all things Disney goes pretty far back to my first trip to Walt Disney World in the mid-80's. I have since returned to the magical place more than 20 times. I started this site when I came to the realization that I spent a significant portion of my day reading articles about Disney and watching Disney content with my 8-year old, so it made sense that I would start sharing some of what I read and see and building a little community around it. Other interests include 80's nostalgia, vintage toys, video games, LEGO, Star Wars and tech gadgets. Other sites include DMR and