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Address: 1 Great America Pkwy, Gurnee, IL 60031
Phone Number: +1 847-249-1776
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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This amusement park, located halfway between Chicago and Milwaukee, has...

This amusement park, located halfway between Chicago and Milwaukee, has over 100 rides and attractions.

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Great park-just don't go on weekends

Way too overcrowded. X flight and Goliath were broken down. Flash pass was worth it. Got on a bunch of rides. They need to get rides working all the time though.Superman was... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Way too overcrowded. X flight and Goliath were broken down. Flash pass was worth it. Got on a bunch of rides. They need to get rides working all the time though.Superman was amazing. Viper was surprising awesome. Staff was great Demon sucks now with VR. It took forever even with Flash pass. Left after 30 minutes. It's like Disney: way... More 

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Thank Jake J
Chicago
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83 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been going since it was here. The prices continously have rose. The seasons pass with parking is the way to go. Yes it's still fun. Hard thing for me is seeing most of the same building structures from when it was first built and to think they could use some of the money for upkeep. Its like walking... More 

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Thank Mica_10
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7 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I bought a membership that cost about $100 a month. Didn't realize until after you are locked in for 12 months and the park is not even open year round. How does that make any sense? It's greedy and desperate for money. The last time I was there, there were mice every where and obviously unafraid of humans because they... More 

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Thank Christina S
Valparaiso, Indiana
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60 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We get annual pases every year as we live about an hour and a half away. This is a great theme park. There are great coasters for adults and big kids, several kiddie areas, and lots of in-between coasters for kiddies who think they are big kids. There is a super hero theme, which my boys love. The park is... More 

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Thank BullyWilson
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Park was great, but my party and I did not like the trash everywhere. I did get sick once from the food, too. But I will probably try again next year.

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Thank Luka F
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42 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cleanest park in the world!? They've lost their mind! Don't get me wrong, it's not bad but it ain't no Disney World! That being said - Six Flags has some good, some bad, but overall I see it as a more smoothly running, less creepy, oversized carnival with legit rollercoasters. Rollercoasters are truly where Six Flags shines! X-Flight is my... More 

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Thank jsmith321
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been a passholder my entire life. The amount of flash passes given out now and the cheap season pass deals have made it almost impossible to enjoy a day here. Way to overcrowded, and a lack of ambition with new rides compared to competing theme parks such as Cedar Point.

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Michigan
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to Six Flags many times before, but I have most recently been to fright fest. Six Flags is an amazing way to spend a day or even a weekend, as there is a waterpark and Kay Lime Cove right across the street. There are things to do for people of all ages. I like the roller coasters.... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm from Canada, and I know Canada's Wonderland, which is huge. I've also been to Universal Orlando, which is also huge. This park isn't huge like that, which is nice. Don't get me wrong, it's still big and there's a ton of things to do, but it makes for a great full day with nothing missed. It was super hot... More 

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Thank Nadene R
De Pere, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

My daughter and I love the rides. We also pack a cooler of food and drinks that we keep in the car. Great place to enjoy the day together.

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