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Gillian's Wonderland Pier

600 Boardwalk, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3846
+1 609-399-7082
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Perfect for young kids

My 2 children at the time were under both under the age of 4. My 4 year old loved it and could... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2017
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Great for younger kids

I was with my mom and teenage nieces so they weren't thrilled with the place. I enjoyed seeing all... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Tisha B
Pontiac, Michigan, United States
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“ferris wheel” (37 reviews)
“merry go round” (15 reviews)
“half price” (24 reviews)
600 Boardwalk, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3846
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

My 2 children at the time were under both under the age of 4. My 4 year old loved it and could have been there all night. My 1 year old was limited on the rides he could ride, but still had fun. Perfect amusement...More

Thank BBR27
Reviewed 18 September 2017

I was with my mom and teenage nieces so they weren't thrilled with the place. I enjoyed seeing all the excited children! They had a dance party and had workers dancing with the kids, also had prince/princesses for photo ops.

Thank Tisha B
Reviewed 11 September 2017

My son and I went on the Ferris Wheel, a Yellow Submarine ride, and the monorail. We both really enjoyed the monorail and the Ferris Wheel; the latter gives great views from the top.

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

My son and his family were visiting and we spent a late afternoon on the boards. Everyone loved the rides..even grandpa. Got there before it got crowded and had no lines. Good selection of rides for younger age group. Grandkids can't wait to go again.

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

What a great way to get a bird's eye view of OCNJ! Kids loved the ride and so did we. Dusk was a great time because the lights had just come on and we could still see all around us. Gotta ride!

Thank thistlen
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Ocean City for 25 years and Gillian's is still on the must do list. Great family run and friendly workers. Mostly from other countries so it's fun chatting with them. We love going at night and doing photography too. Highly...More

Thank All_Points_Images
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Summers in Ocean City have always included the rides at Gillian's. As a kid I rode many of the same rides that I rode with my kids as they were growing up.

Thank siteations
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We visited on a rainy day, so only the inside kiddie rides were open, which was perfect for two 4 year olds. Tuesdays are 3 ticket days, so most of the rides were reduced tickets. A great way to spend a couple of hours on...More

Thank Rhonda W
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Located on the Northern end of the boardwalk. Lots of rides for all ages. Very tall ferris wheel. Moves very slow and has great views of all of Ocean City.

Thank Gerry F
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is your typical NJ Shore amusement on the boardwalk. The great thing about Ocean City NJ is that there is no smoking on the boardwalk, no drinking in OC NJ, and no pets allowed on the boardwalk - so it's very clean and calm....More

Thank TDK44
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Sheila R
15 August 2017|
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Response from DiscountKing | Reviewed this property |
No, go carts.
Sheila R
15 August 2017|
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Response from ECB731 | Reviewed this property |
Not at this pier. Down the boardwalk there is another amusement pier with go carts and lots of restaurants. I think the pier is called Castaway Cove.
22 February 2017|
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Response from bayonnebrawler | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Gillians operates rides in September. Hours may vary. Use the contact page at gillians wed site and ask for hours of operation. Look into purchasing 1/2 price tickets online, or take a ride to the "shore" some... More