Parc Astérix

Parc Astérix
Parc Asterix logo.png
Location
Plailly, Hauts-de-France, France
Status Operating
Opened April 30, 1989
Operator Compagnie des Alpes
Website http://www.parcasterix.com

Parc Astérix is a theme park in France based on the Astérix book series and stories by Albert Uderzo and Réne Goscinny. Parc Astérix has rides themed around historic cultures like Ancient Greeks and the Romans. Opened in 1989, it is second busiest theme park in the country, after Disneyland Paris, with 2.4 million guests visiting in 2019.[1]

Location

Parc Astérix is situated approximately 35 km (22 miles) north of Paris and 32 km (20 miles) from Disneyland Paris, in Plailly, Hauts-de-France, France.

Roller coasters

Future (1)

Name Manufacturer Type Planned to open Status
Toutatis Intamin Launched 2023 Under construction

Present (7)

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Status
Goudurix Vekoma Sit-Down April 30, 1989 Operating
OzIris Bolliger & Mabillard Inverted April 7, 2012 Operating
Pégase Express Gerstlauer Family

Launched

June 11, 2017 Operating
SOS Numérobis Zierer Kiddie 1990 Operating
Tonnerre de Zeus Custom Coasters International Wooden 1997 Operating
Trace du Hourra Mack Rides Bobsled March 31, 2001 Operating
Vol d'Icare Zierer Family 1994 Operating

Former (1)

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Relocated
Ronde des Rondins Zierer Kiddie 1989 September 2013 Fraispertuis City

Attractions

Operating

Name Manufacturer Type Opened
Aérodynamix Zamperla Magic Bikes 2014
Attention Menhir Unknown 4D Theatre 2019
Carrousel de César Euro Sujets Carousel 1989
Chaises Volantes Zierer Waveswinger 1989
Cheval de Troie Zierer Flying Carpet 1989
Chaudrons Infernaux Mack Rides Teacups 1990
Chevaux du Roy Euro Sujets Carousel 1996
Discobélix Zamperla Disk'O 2016
Énigmatix Zamperla Junior Drop Tower 2014
Épidemaïs Croisières Intamin Scenic Boat Ride 1989
Espions de César Caripro Monorail 1998
Étamine Zamperla Barnyard 2014
Galère Zamperla Pirate Ship 1989
Grand Splatch Intamin Shoot The Chute 1989
Hydrolix Reverchon Junior Log Flume 2014
L'Escadrille des As Zamperla Junior Jets 1989
L'Hydre de Lerne Wieland Schwarzkopf Polyp 1995
L'Oxygenarium WhiteWater West Spinning Raft 1999
Lavomatix Zamperla Jump Around 2014
Menhir Express Hopkins Log Flume 1995
Mini Carrousel Euro Sujets Junior Carousel 1990
Nationale 7 Mack Rides Track Ride 1992
Petit Train Zamperla Junior Railway 1989
Petite Tempête Mack Rides Sea Storm 1990
Petites Chaises Volantes Zamperla Junior Chair-O-Plane 1989
Petits Chars Tamponneurs Unknown Junior Dodgems 1989
Petits Drakkars Zierer Roundabout 1989
Rivière d'Élis Mack Rides Scenic Boat Ride 1997
Romus et Rapidus Intamin River Rapids 1989

Closed

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Fate
Transdemonium W.G.H. Transportation Engineering Tracked Dark Ride 2003 2018 Scrapped

Attendance

Year Attendance Growth
2011 1 595 000[2] N/A
2012 1 723 000[2] +8.0%
2013 1 620 000[3] -6.0%
2014 1 800 000[4] +11.1%
2015 1 850 000[5] +2.8%
2016 1 850 000[6] 0%
2017 2 000 000[7] +8.1%
2018 2 174 000[8] +8.7%
2019 2 326 000[9] +7.0%
2020 N/A N/A

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