Ocean Beach Park

98 Neptune Ave.
New London, CT 06320- Map It
(860) 447-3031

AAA Editor Notes

Ocean Beach Park is off I-95 exit 83; proceed 1.5 mi. s. on Colman St. to Bank St., then .2 mi. e. to Ocean Ave., then 3 mi. to end. This recreation area includes an Olympic-size pool, kid's spray park, a playground, a carousel, rides and water slides, a video arcade and an 18-hole miniature golf course. A boardwalk overlooks the large beach and Long Island Sound, and a nature walk leads to an observation platform. Live entertainment is presented Monday through Saturday. Food, picnic facilities, showers and lockers are available. Picnicking is permitted.
Park admission (per private vehicle) Sat.-Sun. $22; Mon.-Fri. $17; Mon. after 5 p.m. free. There are additional fees for individual facilities and services such as the pool, water slide, miniature golf and locker rental. Rates may vary; phone ahead to confirm.
Hours: Park open daily 8 a.m.-10 p.m., Sat. before Memorial Day-Labor Day; hours for individual facilities vary.