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Address: 1 Great America Pkwy, Gurnee, IL 60031
Phone Number: (847) 249-1776
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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This amusement park, located halfway between Chicago and Milwaukee, has...

This amusement park, located halfway between Chicago and Milwaukee, has over 100 rides and attractions.

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Park is clean, staff friendly

Ride lines are long, grounds are very weedy, need better upkeep. Bathrooms a mess all day long, Restaurant service is terribly slow, however most of the food is good quality

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Rick S
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Rolling Meadows, United States
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Rolling Meadows, United States
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Ride lines are long, grounds are very weedy, need better upkeep. Bathrooms a mess all day long, Restaurant service is terribly slow, however most of the food is good quality

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

There are rides, games, food and people here everyone will fall inlove with. CLEAN!!! pretty fast line waits with cartoons playing while waiting. Prices are actually really good considering. They do need more restrooms and wheel chair rental. The people who come to visit also may have dogs they can not leave in motel room so should put a kennel... More 

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Illinois
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83 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have a season pass this year, and have definitely gotten our money's worth by going multiple times. However, we have priced it out for going for one day (kept track of everything we would have spent including parking, meals, drinks, admission, and for our family of 5 it was over $200! We would NEVER spend that money for a... More 

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Kankakee, Illinois
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34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I visit about once a year. Went yesterday with my son who has a gold pass. He's 19 got plain pass last year for this year and was notified by email he could upgrade to gold for a really good price. It paid for itself in 1 trip because with gold pass we got free parking and I got in... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

if you go to six flags i highly recommend getting a season pass with parking. (parking is $25) Also getting a dinning pass. If you go twice you have gotten your money worth. Fun place to go no matter how old you are.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Four hours at the water park. A break for food. Three more hours in the park. Ate in the park. In the past we've brought a cooler and ate in the parking lot. With in and out privileges that's a nice deal. Changing rooms and lockers are clean and abundant. Staff is friendy. We feel safe here. Easy to spend... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have an 11,7 and 5 year old. As a mom I was horrified when my husband and oldest were on a roller coaster and the cart in front of them broke and the coaster stopped. They were strapped in and had to literally "hang in there" for about 11 minutes until the ride was fixed. This must happen frequently... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is my home park so I have been to it a lot. The best rides are Goliath, Raging Bull, and X-Flight in my opinion. This park has a great collection of coasters and rides. The park however is typically packed and has that six flags park feel and mediocre food. The park does have some nice areas and is... More 

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Oak Lawn, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

During the summer & hot days, I'll spend the whole day in Hurricane Harbor, where I feel each time like I'm on vacation at some out of town waterpark resort. During the cooler days & Fright Fest, I like to spend the day on rides and walking around the whole park. With a season pass, I know I can go... More 

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Evanston, Illinois
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Always clean and nice, all staff is professional and polite. We love the water park, it had good slides, the music is fun and the decorations make you happy. The ruler coaster park is also very enjoyable, there is not a bad ride in the place and there is at least 6 or 7 really scary, good once! On a... More 

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