Location: Doswell, Virginia
Years Active: 1975 – Active
Kings Dominion is an amusement park located in Doswell, Virginia, 20 miles north of Richmond and 75 miles south of Washington, D.C.
Owned and operated by Cedar Fair, the 450-acre park opened to the public on May 3, 1975, and features over 60 rides, shows and attractions including 12 roller coasters and a 20-acre water park.
Its name is derived from the name of its sister park, Kings Island, and the nickname for the state of Virginia, “Old Dominion.”