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Address: 50 Lackawanna Dr, Stanhope, Netcong, NJ 07874
Phone Number: +1 973-347-8900
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10:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description:

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

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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Fun for the children but we found it expensive with 3 kids

The children loved this place, it was something different and relevant for a holiday in the States! My only grumble would be that most things you had to pay extra for which... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 28, 2016
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Godalming, United Kingdom
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Roxbury, New Jersey
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58 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

bring entire family for this reenactment of "old west" living. all the buildings are open for business, you can even stop by in the old jail house. take a ridge in old horse carriage and experience all old west adventures.

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Godalming, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

The children loved this place, it was something different and relevant for a holiday in the States! My only grumble would be that most things you had to pay extra for which really built up the cost.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

Was very nice little place to go and not to expensive. They have a nice train ride and stage coach was also nice. Also shows and places to eat. We had a nice time.

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Thank Joella R
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131 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

I surprised my granddaughter by taking here here for her birthday. She was amazed by all of the things they had - 22 separate shows. There was also pony rides, a train robbery, and a stagecoach ride with a hold-up. There were a few souvenir shops and lots of cap guns as you had to help the sheriff get the... More 

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West Milford, New Jersey
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

My three year old has an obsession with bad guys. He looks for them everywhere: the back yard, target, the highway. Chances are if you've been in front of us in line at the grocery store,he has asked me quite loudly if you are a bad guy. So we went to Wild West City and his dreams came true. Bad... More 

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Parsippany, New Jersey
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56 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

It's a little dated and a little cheesy but my kids loved this place. They used to have shows in the middle of "town" like a a stage coach ambush or a duel but I'm not sure if they do that anymore. It's a nice place to spend an afternoon.

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staten island, ny
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

I went to Wild West City today with my son, (whom I took 30 years ago) and his two sons aged 3 1/2 and 6 1/2 y/o boys. The place has been around almost 60 years and is now the only one of its kind on the East coast. If you want to wander back to the days of yesterday... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Been going since 70s.now I get.to bring my son! Awesome shows involves kid participation! Just a great place to visit

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Thank Jaime R
New York City, New York
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

good fun for kids. entertaining very exciting. train ride is fun so is the wild west fight. stage coach is fun also for kids.

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New Britain, Connecticut
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68 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

We'd been meaning to go for years and thought we'd better go this summer before our almost-12-year-old son is too old to enjoy it. We had a super day, we all loved it, and our son can't wait to go back for another day at Wild West City! Horse races, gun-fights, cowboy roping and bullwhip demonstrations happen on main street... More 

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