Visit America’s Largest Free Amusement Park
You might be surprised to hear that one of the most award-winning theme parks in the U.S. offers free admission! That’s right, Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg, Pennsylvania has been offering free admission since 1926.
Thrilling Rides at Knoebels
For roller coaster lovers, Knoebels is a must-visit theme park. The park has # epic wooden roller coasters for vintage ride fans, plus two steel coasters designs for high-speed excitement. The Phoenix has been a favorite of park goes and critics since 1985, and has won numerous awards.
Visitors to Knoebels can also enjoy rides on two classic carousels, two train rides, a Ferris wheel, and countless amusement rides for all ages. From swinging rides and bumper cars to spinning cups and carpet rides, there’s something for everyone. Park goers looking for a calmer ride will enjoy the Scenic Skyride, which offers great views from above.
This classic amusement park also offers plenty of food and beverage options, plus free picnic facilities. If you’re visiting in the summer, don’t miss Knoebels Crystal Pool and waterslides.
Make the Most of Your Visit to Eastern PA
If you’re planning a road trip or vacation in Pennsylvania, Knoebels should definitely be on your list of pit stops. To make Elysburg part of your longer New England road trip, we recommend exploring Lancaster County (2 hours south) or Rochester, NY (4 hours north).
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