Rides & Attractions

Family - Friendly Fun & Activities

Looking for family-friendly rides and attractions near Philadelphia, PA? Dutch Wonderland has something for everyone! Use our gem symbols to distinguish which rides are best suited for you by identifying the gem that best represents your height and matching it to our rides listed below.

  • Just for kids
  • Family Rides
  • Duke's Lagoon
  • Shows

Choo Choo Charlie

What makes Choo Choo Charlie run?

No hand-held infants.

Duke's Dozers

Repeat after me: Little dirt diggers love Duke's Dozers.

No hand-held infants.

Panda Party

Join the fun on Panda Party. Take your trip around the beehive.

Wiggle Racers

How fast can YOU make Wiggle Racers go?

No hand-held infants.

Wonder Whip

Want to see kids smile? Watch 'em go round on the Wonder Whip!

Pit Stop

Pedal your way to fun in our kid-friendly pedal cars!

Sky Fighter

Junior astronauts take their space adventure on Sky Fighter.

** Park open until 8:30pm

Find out which rides & attractions are the perfect fit for your child using our Rides & Attractions Intensity Guide.

Click here to learn more about our Accessibility Program for guests with accessibility needs.

Lancaster's Best Destination for Family-Friendly Fun

With over 35 rides, attractions, and shows, Dutch Wonderland is the perfect place to spend family time. Cool off in Duke’s Lagoon water play area (Memorial Day Weekend - Labor Day) and make discoveries at Exploration Island, where dinosaurs come to life!

Just for Kids

With over 30 fun-filled rides, Dutch Wonderland is “A Kingdom for Kids!” Dutch Wonderland is designed for families with young children and offers a host of fun things to do near Philadelphia, including rides just for kids! Kids can ride a whirl around with Wonder Whip, become an astronaut with Sky Fighter, or even become friends with a panda on Panda Party.

Family Rides

Dutch Wonderland has plenty of kids attractions and activities, but even more rides that the whole family can enjoy together! Drive a car, twirl around, or even splash down a water flume ride, the amount of family friendly fun is endless at Dutch Wonderland!

Duke's Lagoon

It’s an oasis of summer fun for kids of all ages! Duke’s Lagoon is a fun tropical island themed water play area featuring kid-sized slides, tipping buckets, bubblers and more. Plus, there are plenty of shaded areas and seating.


Dutch Wonderland shows are one of the many fun things to do in Lancaster with kids! Included with admission, enjoy live entertainment and shows during your visit to Dutch Wonderland such as reading a story with Princess Brooke, watch high diving stunts with A Dragon's Tale, or even meet some of Dutch Wonderland's Royal Friends.

Purchase Your Tickets Online

Start planning your Dutch Wonderland trip today! Day tickets and season passes are available for purchase online or at the gate. Enjoy a day of rides, shows, dining, and family fun.

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