Deno's Wonder Wheel

Deno's Wheel provides a thrilling experience plus you'll be exposed to breathtaking and panoramic views across Coney Island.

The New York Pass FREE ENTRY on Deno's Wonder Wheel at Coney Island Normally $10.00 - Free with New York Pass

Experience a thrilling, fun-filled ride on Deno's Wonder Wheel when you visit New York City's Coney Island.

Deno's Wonder Wheel has been one of New York City's favorite attractions since being built in 1920. The ride not only offers an exciting and romantic rush as the wheel spins, but also features an amazing view of Coney Island Beach and the Manhattan skyline from about 150 feet up in the air. Coney Island is known as the fun amusement park of New York City and Deno's Wonder Wheel is one of its prized possessions.

Did You Know

  • Denos D. Vourderis promised his sweetheart Lula that he would buy her the Wonder Wheel if she would agree to marry him. She said yes and Deno spent years working at Coney Island and when the original owner of the Wonder Wheel decided he was going to retire, he chose Deno to take over for him. Thus, he got the Wonder Wheel for Lula after all.

  • Deno's Wonder Wheel has a perfect safety record since being built in 1920.

  • Coney Island's beaches were all private until 1923.

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Visiting Deno's Wonder Wheel

Visiting Deno's Wonder Wheel

  • Deno's Wonder Wheel 1025 Boardwalk, Denos D. Vourderis Place (W.12th St.) Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York 11224
  • Closest Subway Stillwell Avenue station
  • Closest Bus Stop See map
  • Big Bus hop on hop off Tour Stops

Opening Times

Everyday: 12:00pm-10:00pm

April, May, September & October
Saturday-Sunday: 12:00pm-8:00pm

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