You and your family can get up close and personal with the large, brightly colored bird and all of his famous friends at Sesame Place in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Your kids will be excited to meet and greet their TV friends, ride the Sesame themed thrill rides (thrills are age appropriate, nothing that will even scare grandma) and enjoy cooling off at the water park located inside the park. The colorful shows featuring many favorite Sesame Street residents are enjoyed by all ages and will help you to rediscover your childhood memories.

The home of Big Bird, Cookie and even Oscar the Grouch makes for a fantastic family weekend or a part of a longer Pennsylvania vacation. With the park located just 30 minutes north of historic Philadelphia and 90 minutes south of the bustle of New York City, you can visit many great places and even spend some time at the ocean. 
Family members of all ages from grandpa to the youngest will enjoy a walk along Sesame Street and mingling with the characters, The park opened in 1980 and recently celebrated its 30th birthday. It has brought the popular children’s show to life for many visitors.
Choreographed character shows
The park is now more than 14 acres of fun that includes many interactive activities with water attractions, rides, a roller coaster, choreographed stage shows, a musical parade, and of course, lots of furry friends.
Divided into age appropriate sections the opportunities are endless from toddlers to their parents. Area’s such as Big Bird’s Court has specially designed activities for the cool preschoolers. Well padded with lots of foam rubber, they can play with their own age group and skill level. 

The Count’s Splash Castle is a water area where the entire family can cool off. Elmo’s World has rides for those 42 inches and taller and the Vapor Trail roller coaster provides thrills for those over 3 years of age. Or, everyone can just relax as you float along on Big Bird’s Rambling River. Those are just some of the Sesame adventures available on your family trip.

For more information on pricing, hours and special events visit  or call 1-866-GO-4-ELMO.


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