Wonderful World of Watkins Train, Carousel & Miniature Golf

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Due to COVID-19 the Wonderful World of Watkins is closed until further notice. Please visit pgparks.com for more updates.
Spring Hours 1st Saturday in May - Memorial Day
Saturday & Sunday 12 noon - 5 pm
Thursday & Friday 10 am - 3 pm
*Open all other holidays - Memorial Day and Labor Day.
Summer Hours  Memorial Day - Labor Day
Monday 2 pm - 7 pm
Tuesday through Saturday, 10 am - 7 pm
Sunday 12 noon - 5 pm
Closes 4 pm on July 4, Independence Day
Fall hours September 5 - September 27
Open weekends only Times
Saturday 10 am – 7 pm
Sunday 12 noon – 5 pm

PLEASE NOTE: Ticket sales end 15 minutes prior to closing for the train and carousel, and 30 minutes prior to closing for miniature golf.


Train or Carousel
Resident* Non-Resident
$2 $2.5
Group (10 or more)
$1.75 $2.25
$5 person per round
$6.5 person per round
Cash, and all major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express & Discover)

*Resident: those who reside in Prince George's or Montgomery County. Proof of residency required.

  • Rides are first come, first served.
  • Wait times may vary depending on the volume of patrons.
  • No refunds on ticket sales. Tickets are honored throughout the season.
  • For safety reasons, a paying adult is required to accompany and supervise children ages 5 and under on all rides.
  • No pets permitted on rides or mini golf course. (with the exception of service animals)
  • Checks are not accepted on site! Organizations needing to pay by a company check are required to contact the Manager at 301-218-6700; TTY 301-699-2544 at least 2 weeks prior to the date of the visit to make payment arrangements.
  • Rides are weather sensitive and may be closed during inclement weather conditions.