Appu Ghar is an amusement park situated in Pragati Maidan, Delhi. The first amusement park of India, it was inaugurated by Ex Prime Minister, Late Sh. Rajiv Gandhi in November 1984. It was the dream child of the Late Prime Minister Smt. Indira Gandhi. It unfolds over an area of approximately 15.5 acres. Formally opened under the aegis of International Amusement Limited, Appu Ghar of Delhi was expanded a few years back. A water park, OYSTERS, was added to the existing park. There are also fast food centers and gift shops inside it.
Appu Ghar at New Delhi is also known as a mini Disneyland. Some of the popular rides at Appu Ghar are Roller Coaster, the Big Splash, Dodgem Cars, Cable Car, Speeding Car, the Eerie Tunnel, Giant Wheel and Appu Columbus. The OYSTERS, spread over an area of 3.5 acres offers attractions both during summers as well as winters. During summers, it offers water rides, rain dance, swimming polls, etc. While, in winters it is famous for various ice-games like sledding, skiing, ice boating, ice bowling, ice dance, etc.