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Astroland Amusement Park

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1000 Surf Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11224 40.575419 -73.977873
at W. 10th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
718-372-0275 Send to Phone

Photo by Sandra Nygaard

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Official Website

coneyislandcyclone.com

Hours

Apr-May: Sat-Sun, noon-midnight; Mon-Fri, closed; Jun -Labor Day: daily, noon-midnight; Labor Day-Mar: daily, closed

Nearby Subway Stops

D, F, N, Q at Coney Island-Stillwell Ave.

Parking

  • On Premise Parking
  • Street Parking

Prices

$8 per ride, $5 per re-ride

Payment Methods

Cash Only

Profile

Astroland Amusement Park has closed to make way for developers, but fortunately the legendary Cyclone roller coaster still stands strong. The landmark (and wooden) ride may take a mere two-minutes-and-30 seconds to experience, but don’t let that fool you. Its 80-foot 60-degree jaw-dropping drop was described by Charles Lindbergh as "more thrilling than flying solo across the Atlantic."

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