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Monday 17th May 2021

Chessington World Of Adventures has announced project Amazon, a new rollercoaster and 2 new flat rides to be installed on the grass bank next to Dragons Fury, previously used for Summer Bounce and summer picnics. 

Saturday 24th April 2021

Chessington has made some modifications to queue lines that ride access pass holders use the gain access to the ride.

Tuesday 20th April 2021

Wanyama Village has received some changes during the closed season involving the removal of an old animal enclosure and the installation of a new play area in its place.

Sunday 18th April 2021

Tiny Truckers at Chessington is a very popular ride and always has a queue over half an hour on a normal day. With the ride not having many vehicles, the capacity of the ride isn't very high, however, the park has tried to combat this and has conjoined all of the cars together.

Saturday 17th April 2021

Chessington has started to add on-ride photos to selected attractions in the new for 2020 The Rainforest area. River Rafts and Jungle Rangers are currently having on-ride photo cameras and systems installed with a new photo booth installed at the exit of River Rafts. 

Wednesday 14th April 2021

Blue Barnacle has officially opened to guests this afternoon, the park reopened on Monday however Blue Barnacle remained closed. We presume this was due to the cold weather. 

Monday 12th April 2021

Croc Drop has officially opened at Chessington World of Adventures, after a snowy start to the morning Sobek managed to melt the snow to drop guests 25.6 meters into the mouth of the crocodile.  

Monday 12th April 2021

Chessington has announced that it will begin charging guests for paper versions of the 2021 theme park map. Maps can be purchased from Adventure Point and cost £3 each. 

Monday 12th April 2021

Chessington has given Mexicana a new lease of life, with the whole area being repainted during the closed season and new theming and signs being added to the area. Upon entry into the area, there's no mistaking what part of the theme park your entering. 

Monday 12th April 2021

Today is the first day of the theme park season at Chessington World of Adventures which means new pin badges! Only a few pin badges will be launching at the start of this year we guess in hopes of keeping the pin badge line up fresh each month.