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Storybook Island

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Address: 1301 Sheridan Lake Rd, Rapid City, SD 57702-3462
Phone Number: 605 342 6357
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The kids loved seeing all of the exotic animals. It was a wonderful experience. Thank you South Dakota

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
BannaBoat_RabbidSkul
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Lawton, Oklahoma
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Lawton, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The kids loved seeing all of the exotic animals. It was a wonderful experience. Thank you South Dakota

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Disappointed that this is open from Memorial to Labor Day, Marcia at Sleep Inn discovered there was a special celebration and our 6 year old granddaughter spent 3 hours there and would have stayed longer. Many on-site vendors and special activities made an already great child's park even better. The nursery rhymed theme attractions stimulates imagination and interactive fun. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful place to be. Not only do your children love going in and on the fairy tale houses, but we did too. Children songs play through out park. There is a gift shop at the end. This is a free park but donations are accepted. There is a special playground for kids under age 5. Always enjoyed this special... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an awesome playground! The theming is hilarious and totally retro, metal slides and all! My kids didn't want to leave. Worth a couple hours of your time.

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Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a cute, fun place for kids to visit with many different characters to take pictures with and houses/things to climb in. It's free and is worth taking your kids to on a nice day!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We (family of 12...6 children) had a wonderful time at Storybook Island!The kids absolutely loved it! They actually made positive comparisons to their Disneyland/world visits!(The great music sent out over the speakers really sets the mood for a happy time!) They could have spent their whole weeks vacation in this park of wonderful storybook characters! The gift shop was small... More 

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Gothenburg, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for us to take our 9, 6, & 3 yr old twins. We spent a couple hours here and our kids loved it. PLUS IT'S FREE! Rapid City did it right when they built this place. Wish every city had something similar.

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Ocean City, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ended up here late on a drizzly day after lots of other structured activities. The storybook theme was cute, but most of the things were in need of paint and plaster repairs (lots of peeling, cracks, wear and tear).Some of them were so poorly done that you couldnt even tell what they were supposed to represent. I was afraid... More 

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calg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just moved to the area and passed the sign for "Storybook Island". I felt like online it just seemed old and under kept but boy was I wrong! You can tell that this place has been around for a while, but the workers keep the place so clean and nice! It's a lot bigger than I anticipated also. FREE... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We go to this at least 5 times a year! I have a 12 year old and 4 year old. There is enough to do that they both enjoy themselfs! PLUS. It is free! They do ask for donations to keep it free though. We also went to the holloween function last year loved it not to scary for the... More 

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