Busch Gardens Williamsburg is a themed amusement park located in Williamsburg, Virginia. The park is known as Busch Gardens Europe and Busch Gardens The Old Country. SeaWorld Entertainment company is operate and manage this amusement park. The park based on various European countries themes. The park opened up on May 16, 1975, nearby to Anheuser-Busch’s brewery.
In the starting the park known as a Busch Gardens, The Old Country. In 1993, the amusement park was re-named as a Busch Gardens Williamsburg. Before briefly getting named Busch Gardens Europe in 2006 until it returned to the Williamsburg name in 2008.
In improvement to its landscaping and European theme, Busch Gardens greatly known for its roller coasters, including Griffon, Alpengeist, and Apollo’s Chariot. The theme park won No. 4 best steel coaster in 2012 from the Golden Ticket Awards.
The amusement park split into 10 various themed sections. Such as England, France, Germany, Italy, Scotland, and Ireland. All themed area have ours unique roller coaster rides and attractions. Today, InvadR, Alpengeist, Apollo’s Chariot, Griffon, Loch Ness Monster, Mäch Tower, Tempesto, Verbolten and KIDsiderate is a main attraction in this park.
The park located in Williamsburg, VA at Exit 243A on I-64. Alternative local routes include US Route 60, and State Routes 143 and 199. Major nearby cities include Virginia Beach (55 miles), Richmond (55 miles) and Washington, DC (150 miles).
Flying? Three airports situated within a 45-minute drive of Busch Gardens.
–ORF – Norfolk International Airport
–RIC – Richmond International Airport
-PHF – Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport
The Williamsburg Amtrak Train Station is just 10 minutes from Busch Gardens. For more information about routes and schedules, visit Amtrak’s website.
Busch Gardens Williamsburg Working Hours : 10:00AM – 7:00PM
Download a printable version of the 2017 park schedule.
Busch Gardens Williamsburg Tickets:
Ages 10+: $80.00
Ages 3-9: $70.00
Enjoy one day of rides, shows and attractions between Mar. 25 – Oct. 29, 2017.
Busch Gardens Williamsburg Address & Contact:
Address: 1 Busch Gardens Blvd, Williamsburg, VA 23185, USA
Phone No: +1 (757) 229-4386
Website: Buschgardens Williamsburg
Busch Gardens Williamsburg Map:
Categories: Amusement Parks