In just a little over an hour, you can be transported from the glitz and glamour of Manhattan to the old-school amusement of Brooklyn’s storied Coney Island. The destination offers thrills, sun, surf and a unique brand of entertainment that will feel worlds away from the rest of the City.
Home to the Cyclone (the legendary wooden roller coaster) and Luna Park amusement park, the New York Aquarium, the original Nathan’s Famous, the Brooklyn Cyclones minor league baseball team, a world-renowned boardwalk and, of course, beautiful Atlantic beaches, Coney Island is an absolute must on any New York City itinerary. For more information, visit coneyislandfunguide.com.
VISITING CONEY ISLAND
From roller-coasters to go-karts, to live entertainment and boardwalk games, beachfront Coney Island has it all!
The birthplace of the amusement park, Coney Island is home to an Aquarium, Action-Packed Rides, Restaurants, Shops and Sideshows, Coney Island has something for everyone.
Coney Island is always open, and always fun, year-round. But check with individual businesses for their specific hours of operation
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