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Worlds of Fun

Missouri Theme Park

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Combining a respectable collection of top-notch thrill rides--including the hypercoaster Mamba and inverted steel coaster Patriot--with a wide selection of family- and kid-friendly attractions, all spread out over various culturally-themed settings, Worlds of Fun just about lives up to its name. See pictures of the aforementioned roller coasters, as well as numerous other ride and entertainment options.
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Earn your stripes (and stars!) on the inverted Patriot coaster.I'm a Yankee Doodle DandyWith four inversions at speeds approaching 60 mph, Patriot might just leave you seein' stars.Stars and YIKES!You'll be lucky just to hang on as the hyper-coaster Mamba drops you 205 feet at speeds up to 75 mphMamba No. 5Timber Wolf roller coaster delivers classic thrills for park guests. Tim-berrrrrrrrrrrrrr!
A family splashes down a 40-foot plunge on the Viking Voyager. Go to your flumeDetonator shoots riders up one of two 200-foot towers at 45 mph, then yanks them back to earth.I am the DetonatorSlow things down in one of Le Taxi's vintage, guest-operated antique vehicles.Read my lips: No new taxisTalented performers show off their award-winning skills for guests at the Moulin Rouge Theatre.Voulez-vous have fun avec moi?
The world-famous Peanuts comic strip characters greet children in Camp Snoopy. Don't Linus, you've been Snoopy-ing aroundIn 2009, Worlds of Fun unleashed the wooden coaster, Prowler.On the ProwlThe Prowler coaster has lots of highly banked sections of track.Prowling Around

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