Worlds of Fun

4545 Worlds of Fun Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64161- Map It
(816) 454-4545

AAA Editor Notes

Worlds of Fun is off I-435 exit 54 (Parvin Rd.) at 4545 Worlds of Fun Ave. This 235-acre entertainment complex combines an amusement park and a tropical water park. Worlds of Fun offers 175 acres of rides, shows and attractions in five internationally themed areas. Featured are MAMBA, one of the tallest, longest and fastest coasters in the world; Timber Wolf, a world-class wooden coaster; ThunderHawk, a tumble and spin ride; and The Prowler, a wooden coaster reaching 51 mph. Camp Snoopy is a 1-acre playland with Peanuts-themed rides and characters.
(includes Oceans of Fun) $56.99; $36.99 (ages 62+ and under 48 inches tall); free (ages 0-2). After 4 p.m. $38.99 (Sat.); $35.99 (Sun.-Fri.). Phone ahead to confirm rates. Parking: $15; $17 (Sat.).
Hours: Park opens daily at 10, mid-May to late Aug. and Labor Day weekend; Sat.-Sun. at 10, early Apr. to mid-May and day after Labor Day weekend-late Oct. Closing times vary.