Family Amusement Parks

Our world-class amusement parks offer family-friendly fun, thrills, animal encounters, entertainment, dining, shopping and more from coast to coast! Choose a tab below to learn more about each of our unique amusement park destinations.


Central Florida
Amusement Park Capital of the World

Here in the heart of the sunshine state, flanked by beaches and kissed by year-round Florida sun, you're sure to find your family in vacation mode in no time!

Orlando has solidified itself one of the top vacation destinations in the world by boasting a huge variety of world-class amusement parks and family friendly activities. SeaWorld Orlando and its sister parks - Discovery Cove and Aquatica, SeaWorld's Waterpark™ Orlando - offer thrills, spills and fun for every member of the family.

Nearby Tampa is home to Busch Gardens and Adventure Island, which offer up-close animal interactions, world-class roller coasters, and waves of family waterpark fun.


San Diego
California’s Crown Jewel

San Diego California is a family vacation paradise. Take in the expansive beauty of California's Pacific coast. Explore the charm of our famous Gaslamp Quarter. Soak up our year-round springtime climate and enjoy our world-famous sunsets. And of course, make SeaWorld San Diego the centerpiece of your visit.

Discover your own personal connection to the sea and sea life in a way that’s uniquely SeaWorld. Experience amazing marine life, thrilling rides, up-close animal encounters and immersive interactive adventures like our signature dolphin swim. All with that signature Southern California style.


Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Come and Play

Located half an hour from historic Philadelphia and minutes from the riverbank where Washington crossed the Delaware, Bucks County Pennsylvania is a treasure-trove of American History, and a top family vacation destination.

It’s also where you’ll find one of the most famous streets in the world. Sesame Place, the only amusement park that is home to Big Bird, Elmo, Cookie Monster and the gang, brings your child's favorite neighborhood to life. A place where quality family entertainment and timeless tales meet the modern amusement park thrills of first roller coasters, exciting shows and fun family activities to experience together!


San Antonio
Texas-sized Fun in One Terrific Town

Texas is a family vacation destination filled with wild west legends and a Lone Star spirit as bold as our great state is wide. That’s why Texas and SeaWorld San Antonio are a great combination - both celebrate timelessness, majesty and places of awe-inspiring wonder. From our famous Riverwalk, to the historic Alamo, you’ll find plenty to for the family to do here.

But find yourself at SeaWorld and you’ll find even more reasons to stay a while. Test your courage on pulse-pounding roller coasters, quench your thirst for fun in our expansive Lost Lagoon waterpark, take in amazing marine life productions, or have your own up-close animal encounters including our own Sea Lion Interaction program.


Williamsburg, Virginia
A Warm Welcome is Just the Beginning

Virginia is a state that doesn’t know a stranger. We’re more than happy to share our beautiful beaches, our favorite spots to see amazing fall colors, and tell you all about the amazing history we have right here in our own back yard.

We’re also pretty proud of an amusement park the community practically considers its own: Busch Gardens Williamsburg. As a favorite Virginia family vacation spot, Busch Gardens is home to some of the top amusement park roller coaster rides in the world including Griffon, The Loch Ness Monster, and our newest coaster Verbolten, scheduled to open in May of 2012.

The park is surrounded by natural beauty and stunning landscaping, causing it to be named The World's Most Beautiful Amusement Park for 21 consecutive years. Themed in a celebration of the stories, legends and culture of Old Europe, you’ll find a park filled with rich experiences that are fun for the entire family.