Pacific Park

Amusement park in the United States

Pacific Park
Santa Monica, California, USA
Status Operating
Opened May 25, 1996
Owner EPR Properties
Operator Premier Parks

Pacific Park is an oceanfront amusement park located in Santa Monica, California, USA.


In 2018, Premier Parks began operating the property, though it continues to be owned by EPR Properties.[1]

The park closed on March 16, 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. It reopened with a limited capacity on June 24, 2020.[2]

In 2024, the park was sold to SC Holdings.[3]

Operating roller coaster

Name Manufacturer Type Opened
Route 66 West Coaster Morgan Sit-Down May 25, 1996



Name Manufacturer Type Opened
Frog Hopper S&S Worldwide Junior Drop Tower 2001 or earlier
Gyro Loop Moser's Rides Gyro Loop 2012
Inkie's Air Lift Zamperla Samba Balloon 2009
Inkie's Scrambler Eli Bridge Company Scrambler 2001
Inkie's Wave Jumper Zamperla Jump Around 2010
Pacific Plunge Moser's Rides Junior Drop Tower 2008 or earlier
Pacific Wheel Chance Rides Ferris Wheel 2008
Sea Dragon Chance Rides Pirate Ship 2023
Sea Planes Zamperla Junior Jets 2009
Seaside Swing Zamperla Happy Swing 2017
Shark Frenzy Larson International Tilt-A-Whirl 2017
Sig Alert EV Larson International Dodgems 2000


Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Fate
Chaos Chance Rides Chaos 2000 2000 Unknown
Pacific Wheel Chance Rides Ferris Wheel 1996 2007 Relocated to Wheeler District
Inkie's Pirate Ship Zamperla Rockin' Tug 2010 2017 Unknown
Rock and Roll Bertazzon Matterhorn 1996 1999 Unknown
Sea Dragon Chance Rides Pirate Ship 1996 2023 or earlier Relocated to City Museum


  1. "Premier Parks named new operator of Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier". Park World.
  2. "The Santa Monica Pier Temporarily Closed Amid Concerns over the Coronavirus". Retrieved 2022-03-03.
  3. "California's Pacific Park gets a new owner". Theme Park Insider. Retrieved 2024-03-15.