Giant Wheel (Kentucky Kingdom)

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Giant Wheel
Kentucky Kingdom
Location Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Status Operating since 1992
Rider height 56 inch unaccompanied
Manufacturer Vekoma
Product Ferris Wheel
Height 150 feet

Giant Wheel is a Ferris Wheel built by Dutch manufacturer Vekoma currently located at Kentucky Kingdom in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. It opened in 1992.


Giant Wheel closed with the park after the 2009 season.[1] It remained standing but not operating until the reopening of Kentucky Kingdom on May 24, 2014.[2]


  1. "Six Flags announces Kentucky Kingdom closure".
  2. "Kentucky Kingdom set to reopen this weekend".

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