Capital Wheel

Name Capital Wheel
Height 53.3m (175ft)
Diameter 49.5m (165ft)
Opened 5/1/2014
Country USA
Location Washington DC
Number of Cabins 42
Passengers per Cabin 8
Seating Capacity 336
Hourly Capacity 1008
Ride Duration (minutes) 20
Climate Controlled Yes
Construction Cost $15 million USD
Status Under Construction
Design/Manufacturer Chance Rides
Type Fixed
Number of Turns (Rotations) Per Ride
VIP Area Yes
Ticket Cost to Ride 15

Additional Notes: Offers views of the Washington Monument, White House, Ā Arlington County, and other D.C. attractions. The Capital Wheel will open in May 2014 in Washington DC, USA. The observation wheel is 175 feet tall. There are 42 cabins capable of holding up to 8 people at one time resulting in a seating capacity of 336 passengers. The duration of the ride is 20 minutes, resulting in a total capacity of 1008 people per hour.

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