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Public splash park near Mill Avenue/Tempe Town Lake

Little kids love this and the adults watching them. Fun place to cool off in the summer. Covered... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2013
Tempe, Arizona
Tempe Town Lake Area

We stopped at Tempe Town Lake Splash Park after visiting Hole in the Rock (its about 3 miles away... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2011
Addison, Illinois
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
22 Jul 2015
“The one splash pad my kids didn't like.”
10 Jul 2015
“Great fun and a great way to keep the kids cool!”
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31 E 5th St, Tempe, AZ 85281-3601
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Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

When my kids were younger they lived in splash pads. Every weekend we went to a different one. This one was their least favorite, even though it was the biggest and had the most stuff. I was never able to figure it out. It does...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2015

This is a free water playground with a slide, water fountains, a waterfall and other things to keep the kids splashing and having fun for hours. A great way to cool off on a blistering hot day. We had to drag the kids away, they...More

1  Thank Zee H
Reviewed 5 April 2014 via mobile

We have been living in Tempe for 4 years and we start off our summer season with The Splash Playground. It's a great way to cool off and let the kids water play. There are lifeguards to watch the kids go down the slide. The...More

1  Thank dmolross
Reviewed 24 December 2013

tempe beach park has lots of fun for the kids and bigger kids lots of water and fun for the whole family

Thank lenora s
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Little kids love this and the adults watching them. Fun place to cool off in the summer. Covered picnic table nearby and public restrooms. Free.

Thank annconnolly1
Reviewed 3 April 2013 via mobile

Here on Spring Break. It is around 80 degrees outside yet this place is closed until the end of May! The "lake" you can't even swim in, every single pool in the entire area I've looked at is closed until summer, as if NOBODY wants...More

3  Thank LiberalMama
Reviewed 26 July 2012

Took the 7 year old with her friend and I think I had just as much fun. The allow you to bring in water which was great. After 4 hours we were through and exhausted but can't wait to go back.

1  Thank Maga48
Reviewed 5 July 2011

We stopped at Tempe Town Lake Splash Park after visiting Hole in the Rock (its about 3 miles away). The kids loved it. Very clean, plenty of water, bathrooms, vending machines, covered picnic tables. We are from Chicago and visit the Phoenix area every summer,...More

1  Thank Connie05342
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