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Storybook Gardens

1958 Storybook Lane, London, Ontario N6K 4Y6, Canada
+1 519-661-5770
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Needs To Be Better Maintained

I travel to Storybrook multiple times a week with 2 children who are 3 years old. They love it but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
saw123197
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London, Canada
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Good for walks

Lots of geese and duck feces, watch your step! Great long trails and Story Book Gardens in the... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2018
foodcoke
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London, Ontario, Canada
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Storybook Gardens is a storybook themed outdoor park owned and operated by the City of London Parks and Recreation Department. Opened in 1958, Storybook Gardens provides a fun day of play and learning for families with young children. Park features in the summer season include several outdoor play structures, six amusement rides, a large splash pad, a sand and water play area, and music and dance at the outdoor stage. Open year round, the park also offers winter skating on the beautiful 250 metre outdoor skating trail. Storybook Gardens has been voted "Best Tourist Attraction" in the London Free Press "Best of London" readers poll for four years running, and has twice been awarded the "Best Value, Family Attraction" award by readers of WestJet's Up! magazine.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“splash pad” (118 reviews)
“ferris wheel” (22 reviews)
“train ride” (14 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1958 Storybook Lane, London, Ontario N6K 4Y6, Canada
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+1 519-661-5770
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"ferris wheel"
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"train ride"
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"climbing equipment"
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"story book"
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"sand box"
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"pirate ship"
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"face painting"
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"older kids"
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"picnic lunch"
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"spider web"
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"amusement rides"
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"great place for kids"
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"change rooms"
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"jungle gym"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I travel to Storybrook multiple times a week with 2 children who are 3 years old. They love it but i have some serious concerns. Although we have gone at least 12 times this season so far their attractions are always broken. The bouncy pillow...More

1  Thank saw123197
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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Lots of geese and duck feces, watch your step! Great long trails and Story Book Gardens in the centre where you may pay to enter and let the kids have fun.

2  Thank foodcoke
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Reviewed April 18, 2018

For all age group! Children loved it! Many interesting activities to enjoy and get charged! Spare 2-3 hours.

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Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

IT’S STORYBOOK GARDENS!!! There is something for everyone of all ages here. I remember coming here as a kid 35 years ago and my kids have just as much fun here as I had back then. Allow yourself a lot of time to play. We’ve...More

1  Thank Jon H
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Reviewed March 17, 2018

This venue is fun for all ages. From toddler to senior there is plenty to do in this park like setting.

1  Thank wildwoodie56
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Reviewed February 22, 2018

Fondly remember the old Gardens of my childhood. Took our Daughter to the new one and it is nice. Some of the old stuff is gone (animals, ect.) but there are new things to see and do. A nice afternoon.

Thank Steven C
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Reviewed February 11, 2018

This is such a fun place to go skating in the winter. I am happy that they have been reducing the number of animals they have because animals like otters really shouldn't be captive. They have replaced the animal pens with a cute miniature village...More

Thank 19Molly94
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Reviewed January 13, 2018

Beautiful skate trail, very well kept. I bought my wife, two older kids and their friends and we all had a blast!. Would have stayed longer if it weren't for the cold. There's great staff presence, and excellent poutine as well! For sure one of...More

Thank Alan B
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Reviewed January 4, 2018

Although we didn't find their animals anymore some other improvements were done in that place. Kids 2-10 will have fun there.

Thank Elena A
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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

We have been to Storybook many times in the summer but it was so special to go skating there in the winter. The trails with the lights and the little buildings all make it so special.

Thank Strawberry1220
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Gmatrish
September 10, 2016|
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Response from smartechno | Reviewed this property |
hello , yes the storybook gardens are open in October as well. they are open year around.
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Janellf1998
August 10, 2016|
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Response from John R | Property representative |
We are open from 10am to 5:30pm daily. Admission is $7.50/person ages 2 and up, or we have a family rate for four people for $27.00. Admission includes everything in the park with the exception of the amusement rides; ride... More
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