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Bellaboo's Play and Discovery Center

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Address: 2800 Colorado St, Three Rivers Co Park, Lake Station, IN 46405-1700
Phone Number: (219) 963-2070
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Great place for smaller chilldren

Took my nephews here 9 and 11. Both had so much fun - so much to do and a lot of seating for parents to watch their children. Lots of activities and when the kids get hungry... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 10, 2016
Debbie P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

Took my nephews here 9 and 11. Both had so much fun - so much to do and a lot of seating for parents to watch their children. Lots of activities and when the kids get hungry, there is food too. Plenty of seating --- lots of fun

Thank Debbie P
Hebron, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

We've been about 6 times and have a blast, everytime! We usually meet friends to have a play date and end up there all day! Each room has a different activity. They also have a cooking class for kids ;) They have a place to eat and you can also book birthday parties.

Thank tiffmw10
Crown Point, Indiana
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

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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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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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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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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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
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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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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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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

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