Wonderful World of Watkins Train, Carousel & Miniature Golf


The Miniature Train ride is out of service until further notice.

Please be advised the Wonderful World of Watkins will be closed, Sunday, September 8, 2019, in recognition of our Seasonal Staff Appreciation Day. Regular Fall operation hours will resume, Saturday, September 14, at 10 am. Call 301-218-6700 for further information.

Spring Hours 1st Saturday in May - Memorial Day
Saturday & Sunday 12 noon - 5 pm
Thursday & Friday 10 am - 3 pm
*Open all other holidays - Memorial Day and Labor Day.
Summer Hours  Memorial Day - Labor Day
Monday 11 am - 7 pm
Tuesday through Saturday, 10 am - 7 pm
Sunday 12 noon - 5 pm
Closes 4 pm on July 4, Independence Day
Fall hours September 1 - September 30
Open weekends only  
Saturday 10 am – 7 pm
Sunday 12 noon – 5 pm

PLEASE NOTE: Ticket sales end 15 minutes prior to closing for the train and carousel, and 30 minutes prior to closing for miniature golf.


Train or Carousel
Resident* Non-Resident
$2 $2.5
Group (10 or more)
$1.75 $2.25
$5 person per round
$6.5 person per round
Cash, and all major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express & Discover)

*Resident: those who reside in Prince George's or Montgomery County. Proof of residency required.

  • Rides are first come, first served.
  • Wait times may vary depending on the volume of patrons.
  • No refunds on ticket sales. Tickets are honored throughout the season.
  • For safety reasons, a paying adult is required to accompany and supervise children ages 5 and under on all rides.
  • No pets permitted on rides or mini golf course. (with the exception of service animals)
  • Checks are not accepted on site! Organizations needing to pay by a company check are required to contact the Manager at 301-218-6700; TTY 301-699-2544 at least 2 weeks prior to the date of the visit to make payment arrangements.
  • Rides are weather sensitive and may be closed during inclement weather conditions.