Dream World

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Dream World
ดรีมเวิลด์
Dream World, Thailand.jpg
Slogan The World of Happiness
Location Thanyaburi District, Pathum Thani, Thailand
Coordinates 13°59′15″N 100°40′30″E / 13.98750°N 100.67500°E / 13.98750; 100.67500
Owner House Kitipraporn
Operated by Amusement Creation Co.,Ltd
Opened November 12, 1993; 23 years ago (1993-11-12)
Operating season Year-round
Visitors per annum 2 million (2014)[1]
Area 63 acres (25 ha)
Website dreamworld.co.th

Dream World is an amusement park in Thanyaburi District, Pathum Thani Province, Thailand. The park includes three roller coasters and other rides.

History[edit]

Dream World opened on 12 November 1993, occupying an area of approximately 25 hectares.

Attractions[edit]

The park is divided into several zones such as Dream World Plaza, Dream Gardens, Fantasy Land, and Adventure Land. The interior of the park is filled with over 40 imported thrill rides and family attractions. The park's main attraction is Asia's first hanging roller coaster in the middle of Adventure Land,[citation needed] and a model of the Grand Canyon as part of a river rafting attraction.

Dream World Plaza[edit]

This includes the main entrance to the park and a copy of Disneyland's Main Street USA.[citation needed] It is filled with shops and buildings that are fantasy-themed.

Dream Garden[edit]

Dream Garden has a nature theme. This area surrounds a lake near Dream World Plaza. It is the setting for "Color of the World" parade every weekend.

List of attractions:

  • Cable car
  • Seven Wonders of the World
  • Speedy Mouse
  • Bicycle Boat

Fantasy Land[edit]

This area is filled with themes of fairy tales from all over the world. It is in the middle of the park.

List of attractions:

  • Fantasy Garden
  • The Giant House
  • Sightseeing Train
  • Sleeping Beauty's Castle
  • Hurricane the ride
  • The Spider
  • Uncle Tom's farm
  • 4D Adventure

Adventure Land[edit]

Adventure Land is the largest zone of the theme park. This area is filled with thrill rides and attractions. This has a space and futuristic theme. There has been controversy over the music played in this area of the park due to the park's usage of songs containing obscene language despite the park's overall family-friendly image. The volume has also been cited as an area of scrutiny.[citation needed]

List of attractions:

Name Opened Manufacturer Description
Snow Town 1997
Grand Canyon 2002 Hopkins Rides
Super Splash 1995 Hopkins Rides Shoot the Chute ride
The Thunderbirds
Haunted Mansion
Crazy Bus
Monorail Tour
Bumper Boats
Antique Cars
Go Carts Track 1996
Flying Carpet
Space Mountains 1994 Vekoma
Sky Coaster (Hanging Coaster) 2007 Vekoma Model: Swinging Turns
Viking Ship HUSS Park Attractions
Bumper Cars
Flying Fishes
Hollywood's Action Show
Red Indian's Boat
Raptor 1996 Höpler Model: Schunkle
Tornado 2012 Technical Park

Development[edit]

  • 1995: Installed "Super Splash" from the United States.
  • 1996: Installed "Magic Carpet" from Italy. Installed "Raptor" from Germany. Installed "Kart" from the United States.
  • 1997: "Snowtown", the first of its kind in Thailand. Installed "Snow Ski Flying" from the United States.
  • 2000: installed "Hurricane" from Germany. Installed the "Octopus" from Germany.
  • 2001: Installed the "Grand Canyon" from the United States.
  • 2002: Celebrated 10 years of Dreamworld.
  • 2007: Installed "Sky Coaster" from the Netherlands.
  • 2009: Celebrated 15 years of Dreamworld. Installed "4D Adventure Machine”
  • 2010: Equipped with "Aliens".
  • 2011: Park closed on 21 October 2011 due to flooding
  • 2012: Park reopens 10 January 2012. Installed "Tornado" from Italy.
  • 2013: Installed "water Fun" which is a waterpark.
  • 2014: Installed relaxation zone, "An Animal Farm"

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Coordinates: 13°59′15″N 100°40′30″E / 13.98750°N 100.67500°E / 13.98750; 100.67500