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Address: 600 Boardwalk, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3846
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Great pier for younger children

Great pier for younger children I took my younger grandchildren here the rides were much more appropriate for them was the like to s I took my younger grandchildren here the rides... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2016
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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Super expensive! Grew up coming here and not much seems updated except prices. Each ride minimally costs around $4 and if you need to ride with a little one the adult must also have tickets. You are looking at around $8 to ride on a horse cArousel ride.

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Newark, Delaware
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

Overall we love coming here with the family....nice little selection of rides for everyone....however the price is creeping close to the cost of admission into disney....with most rides costing 5-6 tickets per person per ride....that $50 dollars you spend for 75 tickets can go very quickly.....Note--that early in the season they do sell tickets half price during a certain time... More 

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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Have come here since I was little, and now I bring my daughter here. Rides for all ages, no lines, buy tickets in the Spring at half price!

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Nottingham, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

Was here with a 3 year old boy and 4 year old girl, they both had an awesome time. Rides look to be very well maintained and clean. Staff is always extremely helpful.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

Great pier for younger children I took my younger grandchildren here the rides were much more appropriate for them was the like to s I took my younger grandchildren here the rides were much more appropriate for them

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Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Took my group home to Boardwalk abd stopped for a carousel ride. Operator was friendly and helpful. Over and above to get the guys on abd allow us the room we needed for wheelchair. Had lots of fun for 2 tickets...

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Commack, New York
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

Large ferrestwheel, plus traditional carousel, small roller coasters, water flume, etc. Great attractions for young kids to early teens. Some rides are under cover for when the weather turns. Clean park. Rides ran by kids.

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Howell,NJ
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

If you are staying in the middle of the action, which I'd say is 8th-10th St., it's a little walk. But they have good rides for all ages. It can get busy, but is not as loud as the Castaway's ride cove.

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Ocean City, New Jersey
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Reviewed 14 July 2016

Hopefully you purchased your ride tickets earlier in the Spring when they were half priced. As everything in OC - clean and family friendly. Mostly for 12 and under crowd. Go earlier in the day to avoid the crowds.

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Akron, Ohio
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Wonderland consists of generally dated rides, with a few newer additions. The most notable characteristic of the park is its pricing. The cheapest rides cost $4 per person. So if you have a little child and they need a chaperone on the carousel, it'll cost $8 per ride! And that is the cheapest ride. The park is clean and simple,... More 

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