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Busch Gardens

Address: One Busch Gardens Blvd, Williamsburg, VA 23187-8785
Phone Number: +1 800-343-7946
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Type: Amusement & theme parks, Amusement Parks
Owner description: Take your family to a place where fun comes naturally, Williamsburg...
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children
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Type: Amusement & theme parks, Amusement Parks
Hours:
Sun 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Owner description: Take your family to a place where fun comes naturally, Williamsburg, Virginia, home to Busch Gardens® and Water Country USA. First, challenge Busch Gardens’ newest roller coaster, Verbolten®, a breathtaking, multisensory thrill ride through the Black Forest. Then discover shared family fun playing at Sesame Street® Forest of Fun™ and Land of the Dragons®. Water Country USA®, Virginia’s largest water park, is just three miles west of Busch Gardens and features state-of-the-art water rides and resort-style amenities. Guests are in for an epic journey on the park’s newest family thrill slide, Colossal Curl™, which debuts this spring. True to its name, this mega water slide will deliver a high-adrenaline, family-friendly, action-packed adventure.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children
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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

Our visit to this multi-themed park with its different "countries", exciting rides,and other entertaining features was truly memorable. I will always remember the thrill of the Loch Ness Monster and being near those great Clydesdale horses. The food is great. The entire experience was outstanding.

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Ocean City, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

I went during Howl-O-Scream and it was so much fun! If you want to do all of the rides before the park becomes "scary", then get there early. We got there a half hour after the park opened. The rides are a lot of fun. They also have shows that play regularly throughout the day. I saw the vampire themed... More 

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Little Hocking, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

There was something for everyone from rides to shows. We saw Celtic Fyre, and of course spent most of our time running from ride to ride. Das Festus was our favorite place to eat. I highly recommend the dining deal and the refillable cup. We went to a bunch of places around Williamsburg due to the Flex Ticket. Which if... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

All I can say is WOW! This place is beautiful. Very clean, flowers and plants all around the place from all over the world. The park is divided into different countries for shopping, dining and entertainment. Lots of fun. If you are in the area, purchase the season pass and return again and again. Also, they offer a complimentary military... More 

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I have been going to Busch Gardens Williamsburg since 1975! This is a very fun park to visit anytime they are open. Lots of great shows to see, many coasters, including a new one under construction right now, lots of rides for anyone, and excellent food. Like this park so much that I usually visit at least once a week.... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Totally worth spending a day at this great park. We even had terrible rain at the end and it was still a good time.

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

A great day on any visit! Always fun during the regular season and you must make plans to visit Christmas Town. Easy access to the Park, parking close to the Park, good food and drink, great shows and if you like rides, they are here!

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Took out of town guests to Christmas Town this year and it was fantastic. Everyone had a great time. Would highly recommend Bush Gardens at any time of year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I'm speaking from the Tampa, FL location. Let me start off by saying all you can eat Burgers, Fries, Pasta, Pizza, Salad, Water, Soda, Jello, Desserts, Fruit, BBQ chicken, brisk and ribs, Ice cream, Hot dogs and many more to mention. The water alone is worth the meal ticket. I have a family of 8 and it is a PLEASURE... More 

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Kitty Hawk, NC
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

My family has season passes to Busch Gardens and we visit several times a year especially in the Spring and Fall. Howl O Scream and Christmas town make the holidays even more fun. Beautiful grounds, lots of rides, and relaxed atmosphere make this park our favorite compared to other parks. Good variety of rides for all ages and plenty of... More 

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