A 40+ year partnership
Sesame Workshop has been a valued partner of United Parks & Resorts since the 1980 opening of Sesame Place in Philadelphia, PA. The partnership has evolved and grown over the years to provide entertainment, fun for all ages and educational opportunities for our guests through whirling rides, splashy slides, exciting shows and everyone’s favorite Sesame Street friends.

  • About Sesame Workshop

    Sesame Workshop is the nonprofit media and educational organization behind Sesame Street, the pioneering television show that has been reaching and teaching children since 1969. Today, Sesame Workshop is an innovative force for change, with a mission to help kids everywhere grow smarter, stronger, and kinder. We’re present in more than 150 countries, serving vulnerable children through a wide range of media, formal education, and philanthropically-funded social impact programs, each grounded in rigorous research and tailored to the needs and cultures of the communities we serve. For more information, please visit

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    Sesame Place Philadelphia

    Sesame Place® Philadelphia is the only theme park on the East Coast based entirely on the award-winning show Sesame Street®! Sesame Place is ideal for families and kids of all ages and was the first theme park in the world to become Certified Autism Center. The park has over 25 attractions including Sesame Street-themed dry rides, interactive play areas and water attractions, live character shows, a daily parade, an interactive Sesame Street Neighborhood and everyone’s favorite furry friends. Celebrate the seasons at Sesame Place with Mardi Gras, Elmo’s Easter Eggstravaganza, Elmo's Springtacular, Sesame Place Summer Splash, The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular and A Very Furry Christmas events throughout the year.

  • Carousel at Sesame Place San Diego

    Sesame Place San Diego

    Sesame Place® San Diego is the only theme park on the West Coast based entirely on the award-winning show, Sesame Street®! Sesame Place San Diego is perfect for families with kids of all ages and is the only theme park in San Diego to be designated as a Certified Autism Center. The new theme park features 18 Sesame Street-themed rides and exciting water attractions, including a family-friendly rollercoaster. The park also features an engaging musical play area, an interactive Sesame Street Neighborhood complete with the iconic 123 Stoop, daily live character shows, an award-winning parade, one-of-a-kind photo opportunities and of course, everyone’s favorite furry friends. Get ready to celebrate family-friendly events all year long at Sesame Place San Diego, including Elmo’s Furry Fun Fest, Elmo’s Eggstravaganza, Elmo’s Springtacular, Sesame Place Summer Splash, The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular and A Very Furry Christmas.

  • Sesame Street at SeaWorld Orlando

    Sesame Street Land at SeaWorld Orlando

    The magic of Sesame Street comes to life in SeaWorld Orlando at Sesame Street Land! The area features family-friendly rides, a water play area, the award-winning Sesame Street Party Parade and an interactive Sesame Street Neighborhood. Families can walk down Sesame Street, stop by the iconic 123 Stoop, explore Hooper’s Store, enjoy storytime at Big Bird’s Nest and meet all of their furry friends. There’s plenty of fun and excitement for the whole family at Sesame Street Land at SeaWorld Orlando!

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    Sesame Street Bay of Play at SeaWorld San Antonio

    Sesame Street® Bay of Play® is a fun-filled adventure that includes exciting rides, character shows, interactive play areas, the award-winning Sesame Street Party Parade and everyone’s favorite furry friends. Families can go around and around on Grover’s Round-Up, get a bird’s eye view of Bay of Play on Big Bird’s Spinning Reef and soar up and down like a dolphin in the water on Elmo’s Dolphin Dive. Little Bird’s Splash is a great way to beat the heat with interactive water elements including bubblers, geysers, jets, dumping buckets and more. Families will enjoy exciting musical performances and take photos with Elmo, Abby Caddaby, Zoe, Cookie Monster and more!

  • Air Grover attraction at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

    Sesame Street Safari of Fun at Busch Gardens Tampa

    Sesame Street® Safari of Fun™ is a family-friendly safari-themed adventure land where the rhythms of Africa are sprinkled with giggles. Sesame Street Safari of Fun has kid-friendly rides, cool water fun and plenty of memorable adventures. Families can fly through the desert with Grover, climb in Elmo’s Tree House and splash in Bert and Ernie’s watering hole. Families will enjoy an interactive stage show followed by a meet-and-greet with their favorite Sesame Street friends. It’s Sesame Street Safari of Fun, where imaginations run wild and there’s fun for everyone!

  • Sesame Street Forest of Fun includes a show with the characters, photo opportunities, kids rides, playground, and  water play area.

    Sesame Street Forest of Fun at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

    Sesame Street® Forest of Fun™ features family-friendly rides, play areas and character shows. Swoosh through snow-capped mountains on Grover’s Alpine Express, take a spin on Oscar’s Whirly Worms and cruise along the water in Bert and Ernie’s Loch Adventure. Families will can sing and dance along with an unforgettable show featuring Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Grover, Cookie Monster and Zoe. Meet, hug and take photos with all your favorite Sesame Street friends. There’s plenty of fun and excitement for everyone at Sesame Street Forest of Fun!