Attractions

Amusement Park in Atlantic City

Steel Pier

The Steel Pier, directly in front of the Taj Mahal casino, was the site of the famous high-diving horses that plunged into the Atlantic before crowds of spectators from the 1920s to the '70s. Today it's a collection…
Monument in Atlantic City

Lucy the Elephant

This six-story wooden pachyderm was constructed in 1881 as a land developer's weird scheme to attract customers. It's in Margate (just south of AC), and you can now climb up inside on a guided tour (on the half-hour…
Museum in Atlantic City

Atlantic City Historical Museum

Small but informative – you'll learn all about AC's quirkiest details, such as the high-diving horses that once leapt off a 40ft tower at Steel Pier.