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Bakken

Bakken

amusement park
Bakken logo.png
Location
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Klampenborg, Sjælland, Denmark
Status Operating
Opened 1583
Website http://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 | edit source]

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

History[edit | edit source]

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

Roller Coasters[edit | edit source]

The park's first roller coaster was built in 1932 and several more followed in the 1980's and 90's.

Roller coasters[edit | edit source]

Present[edit | edit source]

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Status
Mariehønen Zierer Family 1981 Operating
Mine Train Ulven Intamin Family 1997 Operating
Racing Zierer Sit-Down 1980s Operating
Rutschebanen Lebela Wooden May 16, 1932 Operating
Tornado Intamin Spinning April 9, 2009 Operating
Vilde Mus Mack Rides Wild Mouse March 29, 2012 Operating

Past[edit | edit source]

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Status
unknown Bobsled 1930s ≤1950 Defunct

External links[edit | edit source]

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    Bakken on the Roller Coaster DataBase.