Silly Serpent (Worlds of Fun)

Roller coaster in the United States
Silly Serpent
Worlds of Fun
Location Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Status Defunct
Operated May 26, 1973 to 1987
Manufacturer Allan Herschell Company
Type Steel - Kiddie
Track layout Oval
Riders per train 12
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Length 199 feet
Inversions 0

Silly Serpent was a steel kiddie roller coaster located at Worlds of Fun in Kansas City, Missouri, USA.


The Funicular was purchased new and opened with the park in 1973.[1] For 1979, the ride was moved to the Africa themed area and renamed Silly Serpent.[2] It closed in 1987.


The ride had a simple oval layout.


Single train with 3 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 12 riders per train.


  1. "Loose Bolts and Light Bulbs Get Fast Attention in Park". The Kansas City Star.
  2. "New attractions at Worlds of Fun". St Joseph News-Press.

External links

Articles on Worlds of Fun