Coney Island

New York, NY

Where are we going?

Coney Island
37 Riegelmann Boardwalk
NY 11224

What is there to do?

World famous Coney Island in New York is everything you would expect it to be!

This year-round family destination is SO full of thing things to do, both historic and new, that you will be challenged to fit everything in within the day!

Coney Island really was the birthplace of amusement parks, and has been a staple of the New York coast since 1880. Yes, it's history goes that far back! The boardwalk was introduced in 1923, and since then, roller coasters, iconic feed vendors, carousels, sideshows, and aquarium and even a theme park has popped up, ready for families just like yours to enjoy them!

Most popular in the summertime, Coney Island has something for everyone with 3 miles of coast offering plenty to do, not to mention the sandy white beaches and sparkling ocean waters!

Some of the attractions you can find is a historic carousel, and an ice skating arena that's perfect to take the edge off that glorious sunshine. There are go-karts and mini golf perfect to challenge, a museum all about the history, and even a film festival!

Make sure you take a ride on that iconic Ferris Wheel too, and if you want something more thrilling, the Thunderbolt Roller Coaster is ready and waiting, as is the Parachute Jump!

So pack those towels and hats, and plenty of sunscreen, because Coney Island is waiting!

How much does it cost?

Adults: Boardwalk is free to explore, but attractions may have a fee

Children: Same as adult


Need a little extra help?

All visitors are welcome to visit Coney Island and have a great time. As such there are plenty accommodations for people with disabilities in order to have an enjoyable experience.


When can we go?

Check the individual business opening times as they vary

Coney Island is always fun, year-round.


Any top tips?

Bring everything you need for summer fun, including towels, beachwear, sun protection, hats, flip flops, waterproof container for your valuables, and sunglasses, and take plenty of water!

I’m Hungry!

Where to start! If there is on thing you WON'T be with a visit to Coney Island, and that's hungry! You'll find breweries, fast food, sweet treats, cafes, kebabs, pizzerias, prime meats, grills, Italian, and SO many food options, you'll be spoilt for choice!

Healthy Eating

Head to the grills and restaurants for healthy options - Fun things to do with kids and best places to visit in the US
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