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Great place for kids

Storybook Gardens was revamped a few years ago. They added lots of activities for kids of young... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Karin1951
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London
year round activities

the water park is full of activities for children probably up to eight years old !!! there are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
AnneC3294
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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...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1958 Storybook Lane, London, Ontario N6K 4Y6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Storybook Gardens was revamped a few years ago. They added lots of activities for kids of young age, young being 3-12. They have many levels of climbers. Some good for very young as well as larger climbers for the older kids. There is a big...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the water park is full of activities for children probably up to eight years old !!! there are climbers and building to climb. !! the staff are excellent and really watch out for the children’s safety. !,lots of places to sit and picnic tables to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AnneC3294
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Most think of Storeybook Gardens as a summer destination but give Winter a chance and make sure to bring your skates. Awesome experience for the whole family!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pwohara
Reviewed December 13, 2018

We went in April to check it out for the first time, now that my son is finally old enough to enjoy this kind of thing. It was nice to be there without crowds of families or suffer the extreme heat of the summer. My...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank trvlwrldgrl
Reviewed November 23, 2018

Has been around for decades and had some updates. Needs more for older kids to do. Great for little kids to play in. Has seasonal , Halloween, shows. No charge for adults only kids, that is great so many parents and grandparents can come and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ampharan
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Great place to take the kids. Brings back lots of wonderful memories being here and bringing my God daughters to let them play was really great.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank heathersR9767FW
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

spooky gardens will be amzing opportunity to get a close to home fall activityfor the little ones....according to one of the crew members of storybook there will be included a 2 admissions for one price day in this years spookygarden. cyeck the webiste for the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MarshaSamiyah B
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Last time i was there was around a year ago my kid loves going and seeing the animals id recommend visiting if you have kids and can not find anything to do...........

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Glenn M
Reviewed September 13, 2018

This is a great place to take your younger kids, 10 years and younger... When I went, The kids were more intressted in the splash pad water park.. They just wanted to play in the water.. Has a small water slide for beginners.. They have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Luca G
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We go every year and it never disappoints! There is so much to do for such a low cost, even the rides at $12 unlimited is a great deal. We always end up staying way longer than originally planned. Great splash pad. My 5 and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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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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Annette2161
July 14, 2016|
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Response from Kiersgirl_5 |
Hello, I do believe that there are wheelchairs available on arrival for those that may be in need of them. They are free to use within the park. There is also a water wheelchair that can be used in the splash pad.
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onlyonestamp
Belding, Michigan
Campgrounds near Storybook Gardens? Or hotels? (4 Replies)
Planning a trip to Storybook Gardens with friends (and kids) this summer and am looking for places to camp. Is there anything close by? If there aren't any campgrounds close by, any hotel recommendations that are near the gardens? Thanks
May 15, 2010|
Response fromTobie|
Probably the closest properties and the most reasonably priced will be those that are found on Wellington Rd near the 401 going into London. Everything around Storybook Gardens is residential and though the downtown hotels are closer, they will be more costly if they're reputable and recommended. Here are the reviews..... tripadvisor.com/Hotels-g154995-London_Ontari… You can use the interactive map to locate all the hotels/motels as well. Hope that helps......
elb67
Chicago, Illinois
Niagara falls with kids - what to do and getting to Wash DC (1 Reply)
We will be driving to Washington DC by way of Niagara Falls (through Canada). Leaving from Wisconsin and then we were going to do one long day of driving and stay the night in Brantford ON. Then make our way into Niagara Falls. We will basically have 1 1/2 days in Niagara Falls before we head out to Washington DC. My kids are 9, 5, 4. Will there be enough to do there or should we only be there for one full day? Would we be better served to stop in London and stay overnight there and go to...More
July 28, 2017|