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Busch Gardens

One Busch Gardens Blvd, Williamsburg, VA 23187-8785
+1 800-343-7946
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Ranked #10 of 50 Attractions in Williamsburg
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Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Traveler Description: Busch Gardens is an action-packed European-themed adventure park boasting more than 350 acres of fun-filled world exploration. Guests can combine... more »
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

Busch Gardens Williamsburg offers fun and entertainment for all ages. They have kid rides and a kid theme areas for small children, 4 roller coasters and water rides for teens and the young and 5 sit down shows for the older ones in your group; 2 of the shows you can eat and enjoy the show. They have a midway... More

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Chesapeake, Virginia, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

these shows are inappropriate for young children under 15. i think they need to change the shows that are before 6..the can make them more family friendly during the day. they used to have nice shows but now seems to be adult content. i am not a prude and have always enjoyed howl o scream, after taking my grandchildren ages... More

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Fort Washington, Pennsylvania
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67 reviews 67 reviews
21 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

Our trip did not start off as planned. We entered the park to find several rides closed because they were starting to prepare for Halloween (even though our visit was is late August), and my daughter was stung by a wasp - all within the first thirty minutes. We ended up at the first aid center because of severe swelling.... More

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Carl, the president, is the best thing to come to Busch gardens Williamsburg sense lockness monster. I have been going to Busch gardens sense 1982. I love this park. I have been to amusement parks from Ohio to Colorado to Georgia to California. Busch gardens is the most beautiful, clean, well organized, and general fun park in America.

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Wilson, North Carolina, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Very clean park, plenty for the little kids and the big kids alike! Lots of great rides, and the convenience features like the Cashless Wristband are very useful!

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Knightdale, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

There are really not many more words to describe my love for Busch Gardens. There are great roller coasters here! If you have a pet with you, the kennel service is a nice and convenient option. They provide climate controlled area and provide water, but it is your responsibility to feed and walk your dog. This worked very well for... More

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Cary, North Carolina
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51 reviews 51 reviews
22 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

This was my first visit to Busch Gardens during Howl-o-Scream, and it was fantastic! The park is decorated into different "Terrortories" and after 6PM, the official witching hour begins. Man, there are a ton of people waiting to get into the six haunted houses! We purchased Quick Queues (thank goodness) which saved a ton of time. Otherwise, I'm not convinced... More

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Virginia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

I love coming here with my family or with friends for a good adult time. This park has something for everyone! We get season passes each year and its one of our favorite things to do. They have the best roller coasters. Do not go here without riding Verbolten and Griffon.

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Annapolis, Md
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135 reviews 135 reviews
14 attraction reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

Wow. What fun. Scared my wife silly! Artfully done, great time. Where can you get scared like this & know(or hope) its all for fun. Park is beautifully decorated by day..transforms to wicked at night.New shows at the Globe & theater in Ireland are incredible and so well produced. Just note that you need to pay attention to notice about... More

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

What a great park for family fun. Fun for all ages. My only complaint is that the food is to pricey for what you get.

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