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Bakken

Bakken
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Location

Klampenborg, Sjælland, Denmark

Opened

1583

Official Website

http://www.bakken.dk/

Bakken is a theme park located in Sjælland, Denmark. Opened in 1583, the park is the oldest theme park in existence, although no roller coasters were built until 1932.

Name[edit]

The park's full name is "Dyrehavsbakken", but most of the locals call it "Bakken".

History[edit]

Bakken originally opened as a source for natural water. It soon became a destination for entertainment in Denmark.

Roller Coasters[edit]

The park's first roller coaster was built in 1932 and several more followed in the 1980's and 90's. Their newest roller coaster, Tornado, opened in 2009.

Roller coasters[edit]

Present[edit]

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Status
Mariehønen Zierer Family 1981 Operating
Mine Train Ulven Intamin Mine Train 1997 Operating
Racing Zierer Sit-Down 1980? Operating
Rutschebanen Lebela Wooden 1932 Operating
Tornado Intamin Spinning 2009 Operating
Vilde Mus Mack Rides Wild Mouse March 29, 2012 Operating