|Gratuitous under-saucer shot!|
Set phasers for fun! That’s because Star Trek’s getting the theme park treatment in Aqaba, Jordan. Set to begin construction in March 2012, the Red Sea Astrarium, a $1.5 billion development comprised of four hotels and 17 amusement-park-style attractions, will feature a Star Trek-themed entertainment center, including a “space-flight adventure” simulator ride (a la Disney’s Star Tours) based on the 45-year-old franchise.
|His Highness as he appeared in a mid-90s episode of Voyager|
The full story at Entertainment Weekly, which also has their suggested rides.
What kind of rides, characters, slurpees, etc. would you want to enjoy at a Star Trek theme park?