1000 Feet of Over-the-Ocean Fun

Located on the world-famous boardwalk in Atlantic City, just steps from casino resorts and New Jersey’s beautiful miles of beach, the Steel Pier is shore to excite you. Whether you are skyrocketing to the stars over the ocean or gathering for an event with the best view in town, the Steel Pier offers some kind of fun for everyone! Whatever you choose, brace yourself for great action! The history of the Steel Pier has changed like the tides in the ocean below it since it was founded in 1898.

Wishing everyone A Happy and Healthy New Year

 The Wheel will be closed do to extremely cold temperatures. Please follow us on our Website and our Facebook page for daily updates on conditions and hours for The Wheel.

The Wheel Pricing

Adults $15 & Child $12 (plus applicable tax)

Military & Sr. Citizen discounts available

All other rides are closed for the season.

.See our calendar for more hours, CLICK HERE


Whether you are a “big” kid or a little kid, thrills and excitement are as much a part of the Pier today as ever. Over 20 kiddie and extreme rides for visitors of all ages. We’ve got everything from the Carousel to Bumper Cars to the Crazy Mouse. We even have The Slingshot for the thrill seekers out there! Additionally, you can purchase tickets for a helicopter ride over Atlantic City. And last but not least, we introduce our newest addition, The Wheel. It is an observation wheel that overlooks the city. Views of the city, the ocean and our exceptional sunsets are sure to impress. See our rides, CLICK HERE

Boardwalk Fare

Starting at the entrance of the Pier and continued among the fun games and rides inside, you’ll find delicious food and drink choices for everyone in the family! From funnel cakes and ice cream to dollar dogs and pizza, we’ve got it all. Don’t miss the water ice, cotton candy and popcorn, too! CLICK HERE


We have various fun-filled games for kids and competitive folks out there to choose from. We have small to large prizes that deliver big excitement. Shoot hoops, squirt guns, work the cranes and have fun trying to beat the house. It is Atlantic City, after all! CLICK HERE

Event Space - Ocean Reef Oasis

Our Ocean Reef Oasis welcomes you to host your party 1,000 feet over the ocean! The entire space is covered, but boasts 360 degree views of the Atlantic Ocean and the Atlantic City skyline. It’s the perfect spot for your wedding, rehearsal dinner, corporate event, family reunion, graduation, sweet sixteen and more. We offer so many options for customizing your event! CLICK HERE

Our Latest News & Events

Rebirth of the South Inlet

ATLANTIC CITY — The South Inlet portion of the Boardwalk has sat mostly dark since the Trump Taj Mahal closed last year, but the opening of the Observation Wheel at the Steel Pier could signal the start of rebirth in the area. The $14 million, 227-foot...

Big Wheel about to light up AC

I was in Atlantic City Thursday night to visit our friends at Steel Pier. It was the very first time they lit up the new Observation Wheel. It is the third largest in the U.S. and stands 220 feet high, which should make for some spectacular views up and down the coast...

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