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Knoebels Amusement Resort

391 Knoebels Blvd., Elysburg, PA 17824-7127
+1 800-487-4386
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Inexpensive Family Fun

Knoebels never disappoints. Plenty of rides, free parking and plenty of different types of good... read more

Reviewed yesterday
stephencX1336AO
An amusement park that stands apart; Twister is Awesome!

Hadn't been to Knoebels in about 10 years, but I've got a roller coaster enthusiast who has been to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
rculp1969
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Knoebels is a place the whole family can enjoy! It is America's largest free-admission amusement park and also offers free parking, free daily entertainment and free picnic facilities. While at the park, you can take a dip in our 900,000 gallon Crystal Pool filled with refreshing mountain stream water. The pool area includes watersides, diving boards and a play area just for young children. You can stay overnight at one of two campgrounds that include cabins and over 800 campsites for tents and campers. In addition to over 60 rides, award winning food, swimming, games, and gift shops, visitors can add a round of golf at Knoebels Three Ponds Golf Club right next door to the park.
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  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“free admission” (204 reviews)
“per ride” (87 reviews)
“all ages” (183 reviews)
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391 Knoebels Blvd., Elysburg, PA 17824-7127
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+1 800-487-4386
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Reviewed yesterday

Knoebels never disappoints. Plenty of rides, free parking and plenty of different types of good food that won't break the bank. I could write an essay on this place but you have to go and experience this place yourself.

Thank stephencX1336AO
Reviewed yesterday

Hadn't been to Knoebels in about 10 years, but I've got a roller coaster enthusiast who has been to Six Flags, Dorney and Hershey plenty of times lately over the last few years and wanted to re-experience Knoebels as he's mostly forgotten it. It's secluded...More

Thank rculp1969
Reviewed 2 days ago

Yeah that's a lie. All the great reviews I wanted to check it out - my "kids" are grown up - 18, 21 and 24 so we were a few years late . . . Should you make the trip to this place that is...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 2 days ago

First time visiting on a weekday using the bands. Free parking and free park access is unheard of and deserves 5 stars for just that. Many rides are old but for the price and experience, the trip is worth it. I only wish there were...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a great little gem of an amusement park. Free parking, free admission, free shows. Tickets for rides are reasonably priced. If you don't like to go on the rides, there is still plenty to do - musical shows, walk through attractions - so...More

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Two antique merry go rounds and every ride you can think of ------------good and varied food. Beautiful flowers thru out the park. Cottages to rent just steps away Coal museum.

Thank tourist218463
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Free to get in!? Yes please. Wonderful annual military appreciation tickets - we will go back. A little bummed with the late opening in the morning at 11, but we were able to get breakfast and play the diggers before heading on the road. Campsite...More

Thank Carrie G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Knoebels....everything that is great about America, and very little that is wrong. Like taking a trip back in time to a less complicated era. Gave our active duty military member in our group $40 of free tickets. Rides were great. Food was delicious and affordable....More

Thank MATTHEW C
Reviewed 6 days ago

A reasonably priced amusement park! Free parking and free admission takes all of the stress out of the typical amusement park experience. We almost made the mistake a going to Hershey Park--that would have cost us $260 just to get through the door. Next time,...More

Thank ramblerandagambler
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is by far my favorite place to visit. I've been coming here for the last 10 years, and every trip is an awesome trip. The park is always clean and it never feels crowded. There aren't many times where we've waited excessively long for...More

Thank Melissa G
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fikie806
12 August 2017|
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Response from Justin H | Reviewed this property |
I think they don't open until 10 so probably 10 am buts it's not too bad a walk from the lot
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Erika P
22 June 2017|
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Response from Ricky B | Reviewed this property |
There is also a giant pool cant go wrong with that
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Lisa B
19 June 2017|
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Response from HEARTNHORSE | Reviewed this property |
Yes!!! My grand daughter is 18 been going since she was tiny baby and she would live there if we would let her! She goes as often as she can.
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