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Good visit... Sad though

We took the kids over to see where my wife and I met in the summer of 1992... So much of the... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2016
andrewbW737BY
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Windsor, Canada
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If you went to Boblo in the old days this may bring back memories

While there is isn't much left of the old park you will still enjoy the island and be very... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2014
HyattHilton
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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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Aug 15, 2019
“Landmark and Navigational and Navigational Aid only!”
Aug 3, 2016
“History at its best”
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Reviewed August 15, 2019

Used to be pat of Amusement Park ... now nothing! Memories of an asncient way of life ... 'the 50' s'.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Storyteller-N03
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Beautiful Island and excellent restoration of the blockhouse and the gentlemen that gave us the tour was very knowledgeable and full of pride with what he does. IMO he truly loves his job. However, to get to the blockhouse and nearby lighthouse involves walking, biking,...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

We took the kids over to see where my wife and I met in the summer of 1992... So much of the original park has been torn down that a lot of landmarks are now gone. The new block house was very interesting to see....More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed September 4, 2014

While there is isn't much left of the old park you will still enjoy the island and be very surprised at how wonderful the development is on the island these days.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank HyattHilton
Reviewed June 30, 2014

Well in all honesty I had forgotten the blockhouse was on the island . So it was a wonderful surprise to bike up to it and the lighthouse. The blockhouse is being restored and looks in great shape, the lighthouse has lost its top but...More

Date of experience: June 2014
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