Dollywood Theme Park & Resort
Looking to travel? This park and resort has all the adventure and excitement of a huge amusement park with the added scenic benefit of being located at the base of the Great Smokey Mountains. Many rides and attractions are accessible to guests who can be lifted from their chairs with assistance from a member of their party such as Barnstormer, a swing ride which has seats. Some rides can accommodate guests who must remain in their wheelchairs, two of which are River Battle and Adventure Mountain. There are many other rides and attractions available to guests with disabilities a complete guide can be found on their web site which provides information on rides that are appropriate for people with special needs.
A Calming Room has been created for the purpose of helping our Guests with special needs who may have a sensory overload while visiting us at Dollywood. The Calming Room is a quiet, relaxing environment where the Guest and his/her family can feel safe and at ease.
The room is equipped with sensory items such as a weighted blanket, fiber optic strands and a teepee.