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Six Flags Great America

1 Great America Pkwy, Gurnee, IL 60031
+1 847-249-1776
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Fun Day at Six Flags Great America

My son and I arrived at 11am on a Thursday and had a wonderful day. Purchasing tickets online was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Janet C
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Chicago
YOU HAVE TO GO THERE!

Six Flags is literally the best amusement park I've ever been to. I highly suggest going for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Philip J
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  • Average12%
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This amusement park, located halfway between Chicago and Milwaukee, has over 100 rides and attractions.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1 Great America Pkwy, Gurnee, IL 60031
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+1 847-249-1776
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My son and I arrived at 11am on a Thursday and had a wonderful day. Purchasing tickets online was easy, location is ideal right at a main interstate and parking is great. Follow the blue line once you enter. The blue line is the excellent...More

Thank Janet C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Six Flags is literally the best amusement park I've ever been to. I highly suggest going for families but I very lowly suggest going if your not a roller coaster person. It is not worth it to go if your not going to go on...More

Thank Philip J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love six flags! We live 6 hours away from here and still drive to come ride coasters for a day. The staff at Great America is always very polite, helpful and actually look like they are not HATING being at work. To me, the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister in law and I took my 7 year old son and niece to Six Flags for the first time. We bought season passes as we thought it was the better deal. Living only 25 min from the park we were planning on going...More

2  Thank italiantoms
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean Park, Friendly staff. Excellent prices. Definitely worth getting season passes and the season drink cup. Tons of thrill for the price.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for my daughters cheer competition this past Sat, this was the worst experience I have ever had at a park in my life! We have the meal plan, season passes and I’m sorry we bought any of this!!! Waited in line for 2 hours...More

1  Thank rachelle521
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dear Lord. What a day to remember!!! Woohoo. We bought tickets and meal vouchers online. Then got here when Park opened at ten am. Waited TWO hours to get meal vouchers we’d already paid for in a line with 467 of our closest friends that...More

7  Thank Tippi1004
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I grew up going to GA and now having a young child we’ve been season pass holders for the last 4 summers. Today was our first visit of the season and we are officially done giving Six Flags our money. The park has become complete...More

1  Thank MACJUBO
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worst experience ever!!!!!! Could not even get water without waiting over an hour!!!!! Food takes at least an hour and a half!!!

Thank Tara B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome weather, food, beverages and entertainment. Swimming with dolphins and a ton of excursions yea

Thank colleenjohnson
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Stacy D
23 May 2018|
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Response from Bobbi S | Reviewed this property |
Some rides maybe, it is based on height.
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616kelly
28 April 2018|
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Response from LaurelNixon | Reviewed this property |
I remember seeing it awhile ago. This year's offer wasn't as great as the year before, so that was another reason I didn't bother to buy them.
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