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World's Oldest Operating Amusement Parks

Worlds Oldest Operating Amusement Parks


 

 

WORLD'S OLDEST OPERATING AMUSEMENT PARKS
In same location

1. Bakken, Klampenborg, Denmark 1583
2. The Prater, Vienna, Austria 1766
3. Blackgang Chine Cliff Top Theme Park, Ventnor, UK 1842
4. Tivoli, Copenhagen, Denmark 1843
5. Lake Compounce Amusement Park, Bristol, CT, USA 1846
6. Hanayashiki, Tokyo, Japan 1853

7. Jardin d'Acclimatation, Paris, France  1860
8. Grand Pier, Teignmouth, UK 1865
9. Blackpool Central Pier, Blackpool, UK 1868
10. Cedar Point, Sandusky, OH, USA 1870
11. Clacton Pier, Clacton, UK 1871
12. Idlewild Park, Ligonier, PA, USA 1878
13. Sea Breeze Amusement Park, Rochester, NY, USA 1879
14. Skegness Pier, Skegness, UK 1881
15. Grona Lund Tivoli, Stockholm, Sweden 1883
16. Dorney Park, Allentown, PA, USA 1884
17. Coney Island, Cincinnati, OH 1886
18. Beech Bend Park, Bowling Green, KY, USA 1888
19. Arnold's Park, Arnold's Park, IA 1889
20. Carousel Gardens, City Park, New Orleans, LA, USA 1891
21. tie Bay Beach, Green Bay, WI, USA 1892
21. tie Columbian Park, Lafayette, IN 1892
21. tie Conneaut Lake Park, Conneaut Lake Park, PA, USA 1892
24. Trimper's Rides and Amusements, Ocean City, MD, USA 1893
25. Lakemont Park, Altoona, PA, USA 1894
26. New Walton Pier, Walton-on-Naze, UK 1895
27. tie Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Blackpool UK 1896
27. tie Lagoon Park, Farmington, UT, USA 1896
27. tie Waldameer Park, Erie, PA, USA 1896
30. tie Kennywood, West Mifflin, PA, USA 1898
30. tie Midway State Park, Maple Springs, NY, USA 1898
32. Tibidabo, Barcelona, Spain 1899
33. Brighton Palace Pier, Brighton, UK 1901
34. tie Brittania Pier, Great Yarmouth, UK 1902
34. tie Canobie Lake Park, Salem, NH, USA 1902
36. Camden Park, Huntington, WV 1903
37. tie Grand Pier, Weston Super Mare, UK 1904
37. tie Keansburg Amusement Park, Keansburg, NJ 1904
39. tie Oaks Amusement Park, Portland, OR, USA 1905
40. tie Toshimaen Park, Koyama, Japan 1907
40. tie Clementon Amusement Park, Clementon, NJ, USA 1907
40. tie Hersheypark, Hershey, PA, USA 1907
40. tie Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz, CA, USA 1907
40. tie Tuscora Park, New Philadelphia, OH, USA 1907
45. tie Lakeside Amusement Park, Denver, CO, USA 1908
45. tie Quassy Amusement Park, Middlebury, CT, USA 1908

Note: Since not all park opening dates are known, some omissions might have occurred.