Waldameer & Water World, Erie

4.4
At Waldameer & Water World you can enjoy roller coasters, kiddie rides, water attractions, and everything in between. This park, which originally opened as a picnic venue called Hoffman's Grove, got its current name when the Erie Electric Motor Company leased it in 1896. Experience the two most famous park rides, the Whacky Shack and the Pirates Cove, which were added in the 1970s. The park also has a number of newer rides, such as the wild X-Scream, and gentler options for kids and families. When you want to cool off, take a plunge down the water world slides or bring your children to the tad pool areas. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Erie holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Waldameer & Water World and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • I spent my youth here in the 50's when it was a family owned amusement park. Now it is as good as any of the major players and not as expensive. Close to the beaches (you can see Lake Erie from the ro...  more »
  • I’m almost 40 and been coming here dang near my whole life, every year it’s gets better and better and the price for a yearly pass it is the way to go if you got little ones who will be wanting to go ...  more »
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  • This is one of my favorite amusement parks do to its family charm and not being a big park like Six Flags Great America or Cedar Point. While I love those parks, it doesn’t have the same charm. The rides are great too as Ravine Flyer II is one of the best Gravity Group creations. Comet is a classic and also a landmark. Plus he water park means you can make this park a full day park, which I recommend to get the full experience.
  • Waldameer & Water World are great for young and old visitors. Water world offers a lot of different water attractions. Little ones can run in and out of the water play areas. + the wave pool is great for anyone that wants to play in waves. Waldameer has rides for all. Kiddie land has rides for little ones. But has great roller coasters in addition to other adult rides...Great place for family reunions to school picnics...

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