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Star City (amusement park)

Star City is a family-oriented 35,000 square metre amusement park next to the Cultural Center of the Philippines in Pasay City, Philippines. It is considered part of the Cultural Centre Complex.


Star City has a variety of attractions including kiddie rides, a playground, Winter Funland, Dino Island, Star Theater, miniature train rides, a go-kart track, and four roller coasters.[1][2][3] Snow World, with freezing temperatures, has carved ice slides for kids, carved ice statues, ice castles and igloos. Dino Island contains a small museum with prehistoric artifacts.[4]

Star City is also the home of the Giant Star Wheel Ferris wheel. It has 32 air-conditioned gondolas, each able to seat up to six persons, and in 2012 was said to be the tallest Ferris wheel in the Philippines.[5][6][7] Conflicting reports credit it as being 60 m (197 ft)[5][6] and 62.5 m (205 ft) tall.[7]


Aliw Theater adjacent to Star city.
An attraction in Star City.


  1. ^
  2. ^ Internet Philippines website; Bloom, Grosberg, Jealous and Kelly, pp. 80, 87
  3. ^ Star City - Manila Atrractions - Manila Gateway
  4. ^ Star City blog; Manila Gateway website.
  5. ^ a b Star City - Giant Star Wheel
  6. ^ a b "PH's 'highest' ferris wheel is in Pasay". ABS-CBN. 28 November 2012. 
  7. ^ a b "Star City claims its Giant Wheel is "highest Ferris wheel in PH," has 32 air-conditioned gondolas". Spot. 28 November 2012. 

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