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Chincoteague Pony Centre

#7 of 32 Outdoor Activities in Chincoteague Island Features Animals
Chicken City Road, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
+1 757-336-2776
Review Highlights
Pony show and baby ponies !

We were just driving passed when we saw the baby ponies and we decided to stop and check them out... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Josephine J
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Good Selection in Gift Shop

The gift shop had a very good selection of items for kids and adults. They offer pony rides and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yvette D
via mobile
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Pony rides, Riding lessons, pony day camps and a pony show complete with a gift shoppe with something for everyone round out a chance for everyone to see Chincoteague ponies up close. Come see the Memories of Misty Museum, the pony show, have your child take a riding lesson or get a pony ride. It is the place to meet the Chincoteague pony.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“drill team” (12 reviews)
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Chicken City Road, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
+1 757-336-2776
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were just driving passed when we saw the baby ponies and we decided to stop and check them out. We learned that they had just been born two weeks prior on July 4th , both born from two different moms but the same dads...More

Thank Josephine J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The gift shop had a very good selection of items for kids and adults. They offer pony rides and have shows that occur on the weekends.

Thank Yvette D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed stopping in and shopping at the gift shop then later on decided to ask about the pony rides. Definitely glad we stopped with or without kids it's a nice place!

Thank deejoyce
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I thought this would have more pony activity.it seems the gift store is the main attraction.there were 2 ponies out front which the children liked.

1  Thank 435trip123
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We were on the island Easter week. Our granddaughters were so excited about a pony ride. We arrived late Saturday, too late for a ride. Sunday was Easter. Then we learned they are only open Friday and Saturday. We tried again on Friday. Yes, they...More

Thank 20hdk
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Worse than a 1 Star; NEGATIVE 5 stars -5⭐️ Wednesday October 12, 2016. Visiting Virginia from California. I knew in August 2016 I would be in Williamsburg Va., and close enough to take a day trip to the Chincoteague Pony Center as I had read...More

9  Thank deeflowerz
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I want to give this place 5 stars as most things on the island are worthy of 5 stars. But I just can not do it. We usually visit in august but came after labor day this year. They have stables and an arena in...More

2  Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We visited the Thursday before Labor Day and were very disappointed to find they had decided to cancel the evening show because all of the riders had gone back to college. A mention of this on their website would be appreciated in the future to...More

2  Thank chocolategirl92
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

My daughter loves ponies, so I thought this would be a good place to bring her! Very friendly staff. When we toured the museaum area, the girl was grooming the one pony that my daughter liked and we were able to stand by the stall...More

Thank frequent_travel6
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We didn't check out any of the exhibits or anything but we did enjoy browsing the shop...lots of cute little gift and knick knacks for the souvenir lover.

1  Thank Charlotte N
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Questions & Answers
16 October 2016|
Response from Amberlee16 | Reviewed this property |
They usually open in late May,
7 July 2016|
Response from deckchair58 | Reviewed this property |
I am not certain but I am sure the Chincoteague Island Tourist office will be able to help. Sorry for the delay in answering. Very busy at work. Hope you have a great time.