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Bellaboo's Play and Discovery Center

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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A Treasure in Northwest Indiana

In an area where there is little to offer for children under ten, this is an oasis for the family... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
RexGermanorium
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Hammond, Indiana
A great place for kids

The group of kids we took had a blast! There are multiple open rooms for kids to play in. I found... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2018
Baxo1
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2800 Colorado St, Three Rivers Co Park, Lake Station, IN 46405-1700
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In an area where there is little to offer for children under ten, this is an oasis for the family. Children under ten have a great entertainment opportunity and a place for some fun learning. We took our 4 year old granddaughter here for the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RexGermanorium
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

The group of kids we took had a blast! There are multiple open rooms for kids to play in. I found the place nice and clean with ample parking. Prices were very reasonable. You can see Bellaboos from the highway but you have to go...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

I would highly recommend taking your family of littles to this facility. Fun for all. We didn't know what to expect but we're delightfully surprised.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank elenicnm
Reviewed June 23, 2017

It has a number of rooms for a variety of learning/playing centers for role-playing inside. The staff is wonderful. They engage the kids in cooking or reading, if you choose. But it can be all unstructured. They also have outdoor go karts / trikes, teeter/totter,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank okieb12
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

There is so much to do at Bellaboos its hard to list all of the activities they offer. It is a very clean place and the staff is wonderful. I would say ages 9 and under will really enjoy it here. Some of the things...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank echotech72
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

Kids love it, there are so many things to do and enjoy. They can stay busy for hours! My girls love it.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Melissa T
Reviewed March 27, 2017

My daughter is six and has been going to Bellaboos since she was a toddler. This is a great spot in Northwest Indiana for educational and fun play. She loves the pretend city including the pizza parlor, grocery store, and veterinarian as well as the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Anastasianylon
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Bellaboos is a great place for kids to get rid of some energy & use their imaginations.Its a safe place for them to play & adults can sit & relax. They can't leave the building with anybody but who they came with because they check...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank seatacea
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

My 7 year old loves this place and always has. However, it needs a good scrub down. The amount of dust on the carpeted walls of the slide/ball pit area is disgusting. Each of the areas has great activities. My daughter especially loves the pizzeria/grocery/house...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank hahlah
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

My one year old had a great time here. He loved playing in the infant/toddler room. His favorite was the water room! There is so much for the little ones to do as well as children to about age 8. Great way to spend time...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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