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Wild West City

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50 Lackawanna Dr, Stanhope, NJ 07874-3108
+1 973-347-8900
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Unique and rewarding!

Having been here before and told tales to another couple..they said let's go. The place is really... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
John N
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Somers Point, New Jersey
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Father’s Day 2018

We have lived near here for the past 35 years but had never been inside. The Family surprised me by... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Geoff S
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Wild West City is a replica of Dodge City, Kansas in the late 1800's. We feature 22 different live action shows. In addition to the shows guests can browse the shops and museums, visit our barnyard zoo or pan for gold. Sit a spell with the Mountainman, Schoolmarm, Blacksmith or Chuckwagon Camp Cook. A train ride, stagecoach ride or pony ride also available.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“bad guys” (12 reviews)
“old west” (25 reviews)
“stage coach” (24 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
50 Lackawanna Dr, Stanhope, NJ 07874-3108
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+1 973-347-8900
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"bad guys"
in 12 reviews
"old west"
in 25 reviews
"stage coach"
in 24 reviews
"petting zoo"
in 17 reviews
"main street"
in 15 reviews
"pony rides"
in 20 reviews
"train ride"
in 20 reviews
"train robbery"
in 6 reviews
"general store"
in 9 reviews
"day trip"
in 10 reviews
"few hours"
in 9 reviews
"golden nugget"
in 10 reviews
"picnic lunch"
in 4 reviews
"cotton candy"
in 3 reviews
"photo booth"
in 2 reviews
"live action"
in 3 reviews
"bank robbery"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having been here before and told tales to another couple..they said let's go. The place is really unique and it is well maintained. Plenty to see and do for all ages and I suggest about 2-4 hours should cover it all. Make sure you get...More

1  Thank John N
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have lived near here for the past 35 years but had never been inside. The Family surprised me by bringing me here. It was a good place for a one time visit. A bit dated and in need of some sprucing up but interesting....More

Thank Geoff S
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I am 70 years old and went to Wild West City as a kid. I've since taken by kids and my grandkids. And they thoroughly enjoyed it. Pony rides, events, games, lots to do.

2  Thank JerseyJim7
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

I used to visit this place as a kid in the early-mid 80's. Was really great watching the reenactments of ole' time western life. From the stage coach to the shoot outs. Can Can girls and horse poop, it had it all. I took my...More

Thank Dave N
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

I had no clue this place even existed. I went yesterday with a friend and our two boys age 9 and 12. First off, if you are a germophobe or someone who can't deal with dirt, outdoors and old...this is not the place for you....More

3  Thank ab1324
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

spent a wonderful day with our 2 year old Grandson. We did all we could do, Stagecoach, train, pony ride, gold mining, animal Zoo, even miniature golf. the staff was so welcoming and friendly. The loud gun fire did frighten him a bit, but we...More

Thank oldblueeyes_12
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Old time American roadside attraction. Featuring Wild West themed skits in the main street. Extra charges for Stage Coach, miniature train and other activities. You can pan for "Gold" included in the admission fee.

Thank ArtandGinnyNY
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

This is a great trip to make with kids. The actors and shows involve the kids and all of the little one's seemed to be having a great time. Little boys who dream of being cowboys can be a cowboy for the day. The shows...More

Thank mly0202
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

So, I'm not one to write a review, but I tend to depend on reviews before visiting places. This place is, unique, family-oriented and old-time fun. My children, ages 3 and 7 had an amazing time today at the park. Some reviews said it was...More

2  Thank tiffanymartinez028
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

I went there a few years ago with my then 15 year old daughter (note that this review says that I went a year ago because there was no other option). It was dusty, cheesy and a bit run down when I went -- everything...More

1  Thank Patti B
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Audrey W
2 September 2017|
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Response from Rocbchday | Reviewed this property |
$17.25 for kids seniors bit less. $4. stagecoach ride,pony ride.train ride per person per ride. worth it though can bring won coolers and use picnic area.
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Crystil M
18 June 2017|
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Response from FAMILYGUY929 | Reviewed this property |
there was a round up of "bad guys" but no dunking in a pond, but they did had out souvenir badges to everyone to deputize them
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