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Palace Playland

1 Old Orchard St, Old Orchard Beach, ME
(207) 934-2001
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Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks, Landmarks
Owner description: The only beach front amusement park in New England. Lots of fun rides and food for the whole family.
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Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks, Landmarks
Owner description: The only beach front amusement park in New England. Lots of fun rides and food for the whole family.

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Portland, Maine
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Way over priced and many of the rides are in poor condition. Better off going to funtown or storyland, they're a much better value.

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Worcester
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Palace Playland is probably the best place to bring the kids to during the day, take them to the beach them to here. Only have to pay $31 for the whole day and night (btw they open weekdays at 12 and weekends at 11) and they don't close till 11-12am. Don't forget the fireworks also. Tip: during the day no... More 

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Concord, New Hampshire, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We did not go to this I believe this was closed for the season. If it was open I'm not sure if we would have gone. We are not the type of people that like that.

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

There were plenty of different machines to play, giving out plenty of winning tickets! Child friendly, the rides were great for kids, and there is a weekly firework display until the end of August.

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Portland, Maine
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217 reviews 217 reviews
39 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I made my yearly sojourn to OOB with my friend Alex for a day of play and slumming at this famous beach resort town in southern Maine. We took Amtrak down and back from Portland: a quick, easy trip, which lets you off right in the heart of the beach village. It was a gorgeous day and Alex and I... More 

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Truro, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Lots of cool rides, even a roller coaster, had a blast there. There is also a large arcade there with every kind of game you can think of

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

They had a good variety of kids rides. It was pretty pricey though since you pay by the ticket. My kids enjoyed the rides though.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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228 reviews 228 reviews
58 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Big attraction here for us was the Galaxy! An old classic rollercoaster that is just about extinct ...except for here! You have to purchase tickets to ride the rides. Galaxy is 4 tickets per person. This is about the highest amount per ride. Loved the Ferris Wheel...FANTASTIC photo taking opportunity from the top! Better than the usual "carny" feel of... More 

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Waterville, Vermont
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63 reviews 63 reviews
17 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Palace Playland was certainly a fun place to spend a few hours. Our group was 3 people, ages 22-26. We shared a pack of 20 ride tickets ($25) and got a total of 5 rides out of it. Any of the rides that were appealing to us (with no little kids) were 4 tickets. Maybe if we had small kids... More 

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Coventry, Rhode Island
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

There were games and rides for all ages and the Ferris wheel I think was the best especially at night over looking everything and the lights around were amazing. The atmosphere just makes you feel so alive it was a blast.

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