Skyliner Classic Ferris Wheel at Worlds of Fun

Park: 11 AM - 9 PM | Waterpark: Closed | View Hours

Located at one of the highest points in the park, the 60-foot ferris wheel gives riders a traditional yet thrilling ride. 

  • 16 2-passenger buckets 
  • Opened in 1991

Height Requirement: 54” or 36" tall and accompanied by a supervising companion. 

Rider Safety Information

Min Height Accompanied
Min Height Alone
  • A ferris wheel with 16 cars suspended from the outer rim of the wheel that take riders 59 feet in the air.
  • Maximum weight - 450 lb. per car
  • A shared lap bar and seatbelt secures all riders in the row across the thighs and pelvis.
  • Guests must have a minimum of two functioning extremities; one must be a functioning leg.
  • Full leg casts must fit safely in the ride unit.
  • Alternate access is available at the ride exit. Riders will have to take several steps, on their own or with the assistance of a companion, and be capable of stepping up and into the ride unit.
  • Please use caution when entering and exiting as the ride unit may shift. Do not use the ride restraints for support as they will shift.
  • WARNING: This ride contains strobe lighting.