Kings Dominion

16000 Theme Park Dr.
Doswell, VA 23047- Map It
(804) 876-5000

AAA Editor Notes

Kings Dominion is .5 mi. e. off I-95 exit 98 at 16000 Theme Park Dr. A 300-foot replica of the Eiffel Tower stands at the gates to this 400-acre theme park, which features live shows, thrill and family rides, and a water park. Among 14 roller coasters are Intimidator 305, which soars 305 feet into the air and reaches speeds in excess of 90 mph; Dominator, a floorless coaster; and Flight of Fear, an indoor coaster that runs in total darkness. Boo Blasters on Boo Hill is an interactive, animated ride geared to families. Volcano, The Blast Coaster rockets out of a volcanic crater while Delirium is a spinning pendulum swinging riders back and forth. Planet Snoopy is a nearly 14-acre Peanuts-themed children's area with attractions designed for kids and adults to experience together. Swimsuits are required at Soak City, where Hurricane Heights, Splash Island, two wave pools and a relaxing lazy river are the main attractions. Dinosaurs Alive! is a 6-acre animatronic dinosaur park featuring 39 life-size dinosaurs that move and roar. Kennels are available. Time: Allow a full day. Food is available.
(includes Soak City in season) $66; $46 (ages 62+ and under 48 inches tall); free (ages 0-2). Dinosaurs Alive! additional $5. Prices may vary. Parking: $15.
Hours: Parks open daily, Memorial Day-Labor Day. Schedules vary rest of year; phone ahead.