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Rye Playland

Rye, NY
914-921-0370
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Ranked #1 of 4 Attractions in Rye
Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks, Amusement Parks
Attraction details
Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks, Amusement Parks
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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English first
Providence, Rhode Island
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
38 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

We enjoyed this rink next to the ocean , Its an indoor rink , the prices are good, the skates were stylish, the rink was great size , the staff were friendly , and it was a good time.

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Rye, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Playland is the reason that municipalities should not own amusement parks. In fact, this is the only amusement park in the country owned by a government. The park will never make a profit due to its small size and because of that it will always be below par. The workers are disinterested and for the last bunch of years at... More 

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Bronx, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

i love going here; it's always fun. i love the fireworks & discounted tuesday and Thursday nights. Only complaint is that i think they close too early for the season

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Rye, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Updated rides and entertainment at a great location on Long Island Sound in Rye, NY make Playland a great destination for the family. It's been around for decades and retains its old charm while it's modernizing in many subtle ways. Fireworks on Wednesday ad Friday evenings are a real treat.

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Rye, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Playland is over 100 years old. Has a kiddy land with safe rides that don't freak little ones out. Actually a manageable day at a fun park on the Sound. The oldest roller coaster in the US, the Dragon coaster, games prizes and cotton candy. Pay for admission and parking, can purchase spectator entry too if you don't care for... More 

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East Norwich, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

I used to go here as a kid once a year with my family. Brought my nephews here last summer on a Saturday. Park still has its old-fashioned charm. Park also is calm and laid back. There were no big crowds and the only line we waited for was for the Go-Karts. Park also has some really great indoor rides... More 

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Queens, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I thought my 12 & 10 yr old were getting too old for the park but they insisted they wanted to go so we went last minute on Labor day Monday. What a mistake. Yes, we saved some cash, it was $15 admission as opposed to the usual $30 but there was so much aggravation, crowds and lines, I'd rather... More 

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New York City, New York
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132 reviews 132 reviews
36 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I love Rye Playland. I love the fact that it is a small park. You can do the whole park in a couple of hours. It is local and it doesn't take hours to get there. I love all the Art Deco style buildings. It is nicely located to the beach. They have everything you could possibly need....rides, food, beach,... More 

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Manassas, Virginia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Went about 5:30 pm and walked the beach. One restaurant was open (didn't eat there though). Many people were on the beach. Water was calm, clear and small fish were swimming around. We stayed until 8 pm when they were closing the beach. The colors were amazing as you can see from the (amateur) photo.

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New Rochelle, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This Park is ok for the little one, but go during the week. It is not very well run so there is much confusion about where the line ends and people do tend to cut the line because of the confusion. While some of the rides were nice for the little ones, avoid the carousel! The two girls working were... More 

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