Atlantic City isn’t just for adults! As one of the east coast’s well-known hot spots, many people often think of casinos and beaches when they think about traveling to Atlantic City. You may be interested in checking out this popular destination, but hesitate and think “What about the kids?”
Marine Mammal Stranding Center
Located in Brigantine, just a 3-minute drive from Brigantine Beach Club, this non-profit organization is the perfect place to educate the young ones with hands-on learning all while having a blast. The Center has responded to over 5,100 strandings of whales, dolphins, seals, and sea turtles that have washed ashore over the years. While you’re there, you might consider adopting a seal! Your $25 adoption cost will provide food, medicine, and care for a sick or injured seal. Although you won’t get to bring it home, you will receive a certificate and a photo of your seal for keepsake!
Steel Pier Amusement Park
Located on the Atlantic City boardwalk, just a 7-minute walk from Sundance Vacations’ Flagship Resort by FantaSea, Steel Pier is shore to excite you! Thrills and excitement are things we chase no matter the age. Check out over 20 kiddie and extreme rides for a thrill and a variety of games that offer the carnival-like excitement for visitors of all ages. Don’t forget to make a pit stop at one of the many food and drink stands throughout the amusement park and pier!
Lucy the Elephant
Lucy the Elephant is recognized as the Oldest Roadside Attraction in America and has been declared a National Historic Landmark. There is no charge to visit the site or to shop in the Gift Shop; however, visitors wishing to go inside the elephant must purchase admission tickets to the Guided Tour.
Atlantic City Aquarium
Aquariums are the perfect place for a rainy or sunny day with the kids. Get face to face with some of the ocean’s most fascinating creatures and some unique land species at one of the best aquariums in the United States. While you are there, check out the live diver show which is sure to educate and fascinate, as one of the best attractions in Atlantic City, New Jersey!
Whether you are interested in adopting a seal, riding a roller coaster, or visiting a few beaches and landmarks, Atlantic City is the place your family needs to check out! Now is the time to load up the car, load up the kids, and load up on a ton of fun all while staying at one of Sundance Vacations’ beautiful ocean view resorts just a short drive away.