Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park®

Dutch Wonderland - Lancaster, Pa

Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park

2249 Lincoln Hwy. East (U.S. Route 30)
Lancaster, PA 17602

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Welcome to Dutch Wonderland – A Kingdom For Kids

Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park is truly a “Kingdom for Kids”. This 48-acre amusement park in Lancaster, PA offers children and families over 35 amusement park rides and activities, an interactive water play area, and a variety of shows for kids.

Dutch Wonderland is nestled in the heart of Lancaster County, along U.S. Route 30 (directly across from Tanger), and was one of the original tourist attractions in the Pennsylvania Dutch Country.



Amusement Park Rides for Children & Families

Dutch Wonderland - Lancaster, PaDutch Wonderland offers many rides that adults can share with their children. But we also offer a variety of rides just for youngsters. See a full description and photos of all our fun Children’s and Family Rides and Attractions. Height restrictions are listed, so you can see which rides are just right for your children.

Our interactive water play area is called Duke’s Lagoon. (Duke is Dutch Wonderland’s purple dragon.) 

We also feature fun shows for kids, including high dive shows, that families will enjoy.

Throughout the park, you’ll find a variety of restaurants and snack shops. You can see a park map of all the attractions.

To get the whole picture, see all the fun things your family can do here at the park.

Tickets, Season Passes, & Park Hours

Dutch Wonderland - Lancaster, PaDutch Wonderland offers a variety of day tickets, combination tickets, and entry-only passes for vacations of all lengths and purposes. They also offer season passes, giving you unlimited admission all season long. (Season passes make great gifts, too!)  You can check prices and order tickets and passes online.

Dutch Wonderland opens weekends starting in May, weekdays Memorial Day through Labor Day, and most weekends through December.

Special Events, Birthday Parties, and Groups

Dutch Wonderland has special events throughout the year. It is also a great place for kids birthday parties and other special events. Group rates and catering are available.


Dutch Wonderland Seasonal Events

Dutch Wonderland - Lancaster, Pa

Happy Hauntings

Just in time for Halloween, you and your little ones can enjoy special Halloween activities designed just for them. Your children can have fun in our scare-free activities that your kids will love. Many kids wear their costumes to the park. And we offer trick or treating, too. Visit Happy Hauntings at Dutch Wonderland to learn more.

Dutch Wonderland - Lancaster, Pa

Winter Wonderland

During the Christmas season, the park is converted into Dutch Winter Wonderland, with rides, entertainment, and the Royal Light Show, a spectacular display of thousands of twinkling lights dancing to music! We are open select days in November and December (weather permitting).


Enjoy a Whole Day of Kid-Friendly Fun at Dutch Wonderland!


Dutch Wonderland
Family Amusement Park

2249 Lincoln Hwy. East (U.S. Route 30)
Lancaster, PA 17602

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Things to Do Near Dutch Wonderland

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Kids having fun at the Amish Farm & House.

Dutch Wonderland is located in beautiful Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. There is plenty of things to do with kids and as a family in the area that add to the fun of Dutch Wonderland. While you’re visiting Lancaster County be sure to check out the many other fun things to do near Dutch Wonderland. Your kids and entire family will enjoy many of the fun and cultural activities nearby, such as amusements, hand-on museums, Amish buggy rides, and much more. Enjoy!


Restaurants Near Dutch Wonderland

Whether you’re looking for a family restaurant for a sit-down meal or a quick bite to eat (before or after your time at Dutch Wonderland), there’s plenty of options for everyone! Families love Lancaster in part because of the food. The Route 30 area adjacent to Dutch Wonderland is no exception! From traditional Amish cooking at family-style or smorgasbord buffet restaurants, to fast food options and other chain restaurants, check out these places to eat near Dutch Wonderland.


Lodging Near Dutch Wonderland

And to take it all in, you’ll need a place to stay here. Check out the many hotels near Dutch Wonderland for overnight accommodations for your family. Or, you can try one of our many area Bed & Breakfast Inns, or even Bed & Breakfasts on a Farm for a unique family experience. There are also Campgrounds and Vacation Home and Cabin Rentals nearby as well.

Below are some points of interest near Dutch Wonderland to enjoy during your stay in Lancaster County.

Shopping Near Dutch Wonderland

Stores Near Dutch Wonderland In Lancaster, Pa

Lancaster outlets are popular shopping destinations.

From factory outlet stores that Lancaster County is known for in the Shops @ Rockvale and Tanger Outlets, to small roadside stands in the Amish countryside, there’s lots of places to shop near Dutch Wonderland.

Whether you’re shopping for kids or need a break while your spouse watches them, there’s plenty of shopping to do nearby!

More Points of Interest Near Dutch Wonderland

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Old Mill Stream Campground

Old Mill Stream Campground

Adjacent to Dutch Wonderland and along the peaceful Mill Stream is the Old Mill Stream Campground. This 15 acre campground is open year round and features over 130 shaded RV sites with full hook-ups, family cabins, and tent camping sites.

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Is Dutch Wonderland fun for kids?

Definitely! Toddlers, teenagers, and parents can all have a fun time at Dutch Wonderland!

What is the best age for Dutch Wonderland?

Dutch Wonderland is a unique theme park in that it offers various attractions for children of all ages, including plenty of kid-friendly roller coasters and rides. It is especially well suited for for 8-12 year olds.

Does Dutch Wonderland have water rides?

Yes! Duke’s Lagoon is the perfect spot for your child to play in the water during their summer vacation. They can splash around and make a mess! Plus, there are benches nearby, so you won’t have trouble keeping an eye on them while they’re playing. Dutch Wonderland also has other cool features like waterfalls that shoot out of coconuts just waiting to be smashed by kids with sticks or even adults looking for some fun too!

What are ticket options?

From day tickets to season passes, check out Dutch Wonderland’s ticket prices/plans here.

Is Dutch Wonderland Owned by Hershey?

Hershey Entertainment purchased the Dutch Wonderland complex, including Old Mill Stream Campground for $5.65 million in 2001 from Clark family who founded it in 1963. It is a famous amusement park and waterpark that has been entertaining families since its opening year when Walt Disney World was only 10 years old.