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Address: 50 Lackawanna Drive, Netcong, NJ 07874
Phone Number: 19733478900
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10:30 am - 6:00 am
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 6:00 am
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Wild West City is a replica of Dodge City, Kansas in the late 1800's...

Wild West City is a replica of Dodge City, Kansas in the late 1800's. We feature 22 different live action shows. In addition to the shows guests can browse the shops and museums, visit our barnyard zoo or pan for gold. Sit a spell with the Mountainman, Schoolmarm, Blacksmith or Chuckwagon Camp Cook. A train ride, stagecoach ride or pony ride also available.

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It's been awhile and it's still there!

Having been a few decades since a trip here, I was compelled to visit again and see what has changed! Price was one thing although not unreasonable I feel. The "actors" have... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 22, 2015
John N
Somers Point, New Jersey
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English first
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41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wild West City is an absolute treasure. There were plenty of things for us to do, see, and explore. Our 5yr old loved riding on the old fashioned mechanical rides for $.25-.50 per ride. The stage coach experience was well worth the meager cost of tickets ($4 or $5 per person) with a fun surprise towards the middle. The cowboy... More 

Thank nanibear
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wild West City may have been a cool place to go 20 or 30 years ago. Today it is a run-down relic of yesteryear. It's not worth the admission. You will be disappointed. Save your money and go somewhere else.

Thank Carl C
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76 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

This place is a place out of this world , The kids love this place ,when the kids join the posse it was great ,and fun at the same time ,the stagecoach ride is a few minter around the place .The This my first time here ,Adult admission is a fare price the party packages was a great price .... More 

Thank weepinbell65
Somers Point, New Jersey
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205 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Having been a few decades since a trip here, I was compelled to visit again and see what has changed! Price was one thing although not unreasonable I feel. The "actors" have changed due to their age except for one 78yr old fellow who can still spin a rope! Food is ok although a tad overpriced but they do have... More 

Thank John N
Summit, New Jersey
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48 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

I had won two tickets from a school tricky tray to Wild West City and decided to give it a try. It has not been updated in years but my family had a nice time. If we had to pay for it, I think it would have been expensive for what you get and I would have passed. There are... More 

Thank Jennifer R
Staten Island, New York
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

I thought this place would be a fun day trip for the family. Boy, I was wrong! This place was so boring we barely stayed 2 hours!! For paying a pricey admission you get nothing for it!! Every activity (riding pony, buggy ride, mini golf, & train ride) had a charge per person. So what did the admission price cover...... More 

1 Thank mes3205
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

What a fun day trip! Tons of shows, train ride is so fun, horses everywhere. My three kids ages 3-5 really enjoyed this!

4 Thank Arthur F
Nutley, New Jersey
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19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We haven't been to Wild West City since our grandson was 10 years old. He is 17 now & we brought him back to show our 4 year old grandson around the park. Both boys had a great time & the 4 year old wanted to know when we could return. We enjoyed sitting in the shade at a picnic... More 

1 Thank joeandkathy93
Jersey City, New Jersey
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25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

I have not been to Wild West City in 25 years. The terrain as not changed much, but the enthusiasm of the actors has. I remember older more involved actors. These new guys giggled a lot. It seemed to be a joke. True it's all acting and you don't want to scare the kiddies to much. However; if your a... More 

1 Thank jac1028
Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Took our grandchildren. Great fun for young kids, maybe up to age 13 or so. The live shows were a lot of fun. There was a petting zoo for the kids as well as a pony ride.

Thank Ken A

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