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Bellaboo's Play and Discovery Center

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Address: 2800 Colorado Street, Three Rivers Co Park, Lake Station, IN 46409
Phone Number: (219) 963-2070
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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This is a cool spot that kept my 6 year old entertained for ~3 hours. She's a big fan of art & crafts so their art corner was a big hit. The 'soft play' jungle gym was really good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 28, 2013
Nashville, TN
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Crown Point, Indiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter-in-law and I brought my granddaughter to this location for their Costume Party and was told they were sold out and tickets had to be bought on line prior to arriving. I informed Becca, the supervisor that the website did not say space was limited or that online purchases was the only option to buy tickets. She told me... More 

Thank WorldTrvlr70
Merrillville, Indiana
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

I took my 5 year old grand daughter there and she had a great time-each room has a different theme where they can build something or play store or play make believe-we went to the story telling where the child is involved in the story-my grand daughter attended the session where they made trail mix-the concession stand has a good... More 

Thank ANNETTE678
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9 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

We took my seven year old granddaughter for the afternoon. Lots to do from face painting to water play to bike riding to a giant sand box and the list goes on. Their food is really good too. A really cool, fun place for kids.

Thank ccassetty
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

This is the place to take your children if you want to just have fun, or if you want to have a party. My grand Daughter had her birthday party there and it was great. something I am sure she will remember.

Thank Charles G
Lansing, Illinois
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19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

The "Illiana" area is rather thin on things to do for small children during winter, but Bellaboo's is a bright spot. Our 1 and 3 year old girls had 2 1/2 hours of fun, various activities, a couple guided things from Bellaboo's staff, and the simple joy of running around with other kids. The prices are very reasonable. The water... More 

Thank Daniel R
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I booked and paid for my son's first birthday party for November 1st, and Bellaboos contacted me two hours before the party was to take place November 1st and cancelled his party. They completely ruined his first birthday. I had to relocate at the last minute, and was unable to get in contact with everyone that was to attend his... More 

Thank Khameice J
Crown Point, In
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67 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

You CAN touch that . It's a hand on play spot for kids if all ages. There is water play, face painting, construction blocks to build, art room with easel And paint brushes kitchen play, infant soft area, book. Room, and much more. A kids dream come true. Out of the sun for a summer break from outside. All in... More 

Thank Janine8363
Cedar Lake, Indiana
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

My daughter loves it here & so do we! The staff is very friendly and helpful! Another great thing is the environment is educational and very clean! We cannot wait to go back :)

Thank Callalea
Nashville, TN
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126 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

This is a cool spot that kept my 6 year old entertained for ~3 hours. She's a big fan of art & crafts so their art corner was a big hit. The 'soft play' jungle gym was really good as well. The entry fee was quite reasonable in my opinion and everything was in clean, working order throughout. Nicely done.

Thank ilkirk
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

There is so much to do at Bellaboos. It is a hands on play spot with a water room, construction/block room, train room, art room, face painting station, pizza place, village, house, book nook,kitchen and free play area. My kids love it. I think over 5 might get bored easy. The place is Always clean and has friendly staff


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