Ask your grandparents (or great-grandparents) about the diving horses that used to perform in Atlantic City and you just might see their faces light up as they remember the excitement that happened at Steel Pier.

The diving horses have a long storied tradition that lasted several decades in Atlantic City.

Yes, horses would climb a ramp and then jump into the ocean waters below.

Can you imagine what PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) would be saying if the attraction were to be brought back today?

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We found this great video that tells the awesome story of the Atlantic City Diving Horses:

Pretty cool, right?

What do you say? Bring back the Diving Horses?

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