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“Iffy” 2 of 5 bubbles
Review of Storybook Island

Storybook Island
Ranked #2 of 65 things to do in Rapid City
Certificate of Excellence
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Watertown, South Dakota
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Iffy”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2013

Kinda scary in an alice in wonderland way. Otherwise it would make a good place for small children to burn off some energy. mostly its just a path with concrete replicas of storybook characters.

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English first
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Tap into your inner child”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2013

I have visited Storybook Island since I was a pre-schooler! And that was a LONG time ago. When I feel the need to recapture the sense of joy and wonderment of a child, a trip to Storybook Island does the trick! It's not just for kids and families with small children. Admission is free (by donation) and you're sure to leave with a smile on your face and oodles of giggles under your belt!

Visited July 2012
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1 Thank SD T
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Buffalo, Wyoming
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“christmas wonderland”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2013

Went to storybook island when it was decorated for christmas. It was beautiful. Kids loved riding on the train.

Visited December 2012
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Thank sabina d
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Agar, South Dakota, United States
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166 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“Beautiful lights at Christmas time!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2012

We walked through to check out the lights and take the little ones to see Santa and it was absolutely amazing! It was very beautiful and the kids loved it.

Visited December 2012
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1 Thank Kaic_Camp
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Aurora, Colorado
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14 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Paradise for children. Safe playground equipment based on nursery rhyme and story book themes.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2012

This has been around since 1959, and was a favorite place to visit for my siblings and I. I also enjoyed taking my children there during the '80's and '90's. There is so much to see and do in the Black Hills; our vacations were so busy, and this provided a great diversion for the kids. They could play in a safe environment, and we could relax in the shade of the wonderful trees. Someday, I'd like to get my grand kids up there!

Visited May 2012
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