The Oldest Amusement Park In America Is Right Here In Connecticut And It’s Amazing

It’s no surprise that the oldest amusement park in America is in Connecticut. The state’s population is full of fun loving thrill seekers. In fact, the whole region loves these places, with 7 of the 10 oldest parks being right here in New England. But the prestigious honor, and the historical bragging rights, go to us. Because the oldest amusement park in America is none other than Lake Compounce! The park is located at 186 Enterprise Drive, Bristol, Connecticut 06010.

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Even though Lake Compounce is the oldest amusement park in Connecticut, it’s still a thrilling place full of family fun. So check it out! And explore more of Connecticut’s history by visiting the state’s Oldest Restaurant.