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.

How To Get There

  • D, F, N, Q to Stillwell Avenue station.

Make The Most Of Your New York Pass

- Access to Deno's Wonder Wheel is normally $9.

- The New York Pass grants you free access to the ride plus over 100 attractions in New York City.

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June, July, & August
Monday 12:00 pm-10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm-10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm-10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm-10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm-10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm-10:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm-10:00 pm
April, May, Sept, & Oct.
Saturday 12:00 pm-8:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm-8:00 pm

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1025 Boardwalk, Denos D. Vourderis Place (W.12th St.) Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York 11224


(718) 372-2592