Location: Redwood Shores, California
Years Active: 1968 – 1986
The animal theme park now known as Six Flags Discovery Kingdom previously operated as Marine World/Africa USA in Redwood Shores, California. The park was named Marine World when it first opened in 1968 before merging with the failing land-animal park called Africa USA in 1972. In 1986, the park relocated to Vallejo, California. This article documents the park’s history during its time in Redwood Shores.