Alexandra Gardens

Amusement park in the United Kingdom

Alexandra Gardens
Weymouth, Dorset, England, UK
Status Operating
Opened 1963
Operator Charles Holland

Alexandra Gardens is a small amusement park located in Weymouth, Dorset, England, UK.


Alexandra Gardens was opened in 1963 on the site of a former theatre.[1] After a fire in 1993[2] the site was redeveloped and reopened in 1995.[1]



Name Manufacturer Type Opened
Fantasia Idees Loisirs Junior Track Ride 2001 or earlier
Formula 1 SBF Visa Group Dodgems 2014
Gallopers John H. Rundle Gallopers 2007
Mini Wheel SBF Visa Group Junior Ferris Wheel 2014
Pirate Ship SBF Visa Group Junior Pirate Ship 2007
Surf's Up SBF Visa Group Miami 2014
Drop'n Twist SBF Visa Group Junior Drop Tower 2020


Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Fate
Captain Hook SBF Visa Group Junior Flying Carpet Unknown 2013 Travelling UK
Crazy Shake Safeco Jump & Smile 2006 2013 Travelling UK
Drop Tower Moser's Rides Junior Drop Tower 2006 or earlier 2019 Relocated to Bridlington Fun Park
Santa-Fe Trains Supercar Track Ride Unknown 1993 or later Scrapped


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Electric Palace at Alexandra Gardens - About Us". Archived from the original on 2014-08-27. Retrieved 2023-11-07.
  2. "Pictures of aftermath of massive fire that ripped through seaside attraction" (in English). 2020-11-27. Retrieved 2023-11-07.