About Dutch Wonderland

PA's best Family Amusement Park!

Dutch Wonderland is the place “Where Kids RULE!”

Dutch Wonderland is honored to receive the Golden Ticket Award for "Best Family Park of 2021" by Amusement Today!

Golden Ticket Award - Best Family Park 2021 Dutch Wonderland
Castle front entrance

Dutch Wonderland is the Pennsylvania theme park designed for families with young children in mind.

With over 35 fun-filled rides and attractions, Duke’s Lagoon water play area, Exploration Island, and live entertainment, Dutch Wonderland offers a host of fun things to see and do.

Since opening on May 20, 1963, Dutch Wonderland has consistently been recognized as a premier family theme park in Pennsylvania, and has been voted Best Family Park in the world for 2019 & 2021 by Amusement Today magazine. We invite you to plan a visit to find out why generations of families have visited us and proclaimed us to be A KINGDOM FOR KIDS!

Rides, Attractions, & Shows

There's a reason we're so widely regarded as one of Pennsylvania's best theme parks - Dutch Wonderland truly has something for everyone in the family. Whether you're looking for rides, attractions, or shows, we're prepared to please! We've got plenty of fun rides just for kids, and even more rides that the whole family can enjoy.

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Girl and boy riding Merlin's Mayhem family roller coaster
Woman and girl laughing and playing in Duke's Lagoon

Enjoy A Splash-tastic Time!

Duke's Lagoon features a multi-level waterplay platform, kid-sized slides, a variety of spray nozzles, jets, tipping cones, and a large tipping bucket. The area also includes a lounge area in keeping with the tropical paradise theme of Duke's Lagoon, which includes palm trees, thatched umbrella shaded areas and plenty of seating. Join our favorite dragon friend in his very own pacific themed paradise!

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A Wonderful World Awaits!

Journey to a prehistoric paradise full of adventure, fun, and DINOSAURS! Cross the kingdom's bridge to Exploration Island and discover over 22 life-like dinosaurs on the Prehistoric Path. Dig up ancient fossils in our kid friendly Dino Dig sand pits. Looking for another kind of adventure? Let the kids drive around the island on Turnpike or take a relaxing boat ride through the prehistoric era on Gondola Cruise! Start your next adventure on Exploration Island!

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Man and boy pointing at dinosaurs on Exploration Island
Sharkys Grill food stand at Dutch Wonderland

Great Food

There are a variety of great food and beverage items in-park suitable for every appetite! Sit down for a meal at Mill Stream Eatery, Merlin's Pizza and Pasta Buffet, Nathan's Famous, or pick up a quick snack at one of our many food locations.

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Conveniently located steps away from the castle doors of Dutch Wonderland, take your family on a memorable camping trip at Old Mill Stream Campground. The campground sits along a quiet stream on 15 acres and is nearby outlet shopping, restaurants and theaters.

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Family roasting marshmallows around a campfire

A kingdom of fun awaits!

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