New York City

Victorian Gardens Amusement Park

 
No need to travel miles away to enjoy the excitement of an amusement park! Every May, Victorian Gardens Amusement Park arrives at Wollman Rink in Central Park in New York City to delight school, scout, and homeschool groups with thrilling rides, interactive games, fun shows, and tasty concessions. Group packages and meal deals make it an affordable trip for youth groups on a tight budget. Please call for further information so that we can help you plan your next day trip.
 
 
 
Contact Info
Address: Wollman Rink in Central Park. Enter at 59th St. & 6th Ave. (Central Park South) and walk north. New York County.
 
Tel: 212-982-2229. 
 
 
 
Hrs: Late May - Mid-Sept.: Mon.-Thurs. 11AM-7PM, Fri. 11AM-8PM, Sat. 10AM-9PM, Sun. 10AM-8PM. 
 
SCHOOLS
Reward your students with a field trip to Victorian Gardens Amusement Park. One low price includes unlimited rides, with one complimentary adult admission for every 10 group wristbands purchased. Group wristbands start as low as $14 per rider. Meal vouchers are available to groups of 30 or more. Victorian Gardens is also ideal for end-of-school-year celebrations and fundraising events. 
 
Contact Info
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: PreK-7th. 
 
Group Size: 20-100+.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Activities. 
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 3 hours. 
 
Recomm. Ratio of Students to Staff: 10:1.
 
Registration: Online, phone, email.
 
Food Options: Catering.
 
Cost: Special group rates available with 1 complimentary adult admission for every 10 children.  
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Physical Education.
 
SCOUTS
Scout group outings at Victorian Gardens Amusement Park are guaranteed to be an exciting and memorable experience. In addition to fun rides and games, scout groups visiting on weekends will have the opportunity to see interactive park performances (http://www.victoriangardensnyc.com/entertainment/) by circus entertainers, magicians, and more. Group packages include unlimited rides and one free adult admission for every 10 group wristbands purchased. Scout groups of 30 or more qualify for meal deal vouchers. 
 
Contact Info
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: PreK-7th. 
 
Group Size: 20-100+.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Activities, Performances. 
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 3 hours. 
 
Recomm. Ratio of Students to Staff: 10:1.
 
Registration: Online, phone, email.
 
Food Options: Catering.
 
Cost: Special group rates available with 1 complimentary adult admission for every 10 children.  
 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education.  

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Amusement Park Lesson Plan

Which horses on a carousel move the fastest: the ones on the inside or the ones on the outside? Does a roller coaster have an engine? Amusement park rides can give a fun glimpse into the physics needed to make them work. You'll find physics can be pretty amusing!... Continue