Americana (Kings Dominion)

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Kings Dominion
Location Doswell, Virginia, USA
Status Operating since April 4, 2009
Height restriction 48 inches unaccompanied
Geauga Lake & Wildwater Kingdom
Location Aurora, Ohio, USA
Operated 1999 to September 16, 2007
Old Indiana Fun-n-Water Park
Location Thorntown, Indiana, USA
Operated unknown to August 11, 1996
Manufacturer Chance Rides
Product Wheel
Height 110 feet

Americana is a Ferris Wheel built by US manufacturer Chance Rides currently located at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia, USA.


The ride opened in 1999 at Geauga Lake and was called Giant Wheel.[1] It would be later renamed Americana. After the 2007 season, Cedar Fair announced that the amusement park side of Geauga Lake would not reopen for the 2008 season.[2] Americana was subsequently dismantled and sent to Kings Dominion, where it reopened on April 4, 2009.[3]


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