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Storybook Island

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Address: 1301 Sheridan Lake Rd, Rapid City, SD 57702-3462
Phone Number: +1 605-342-6357
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Amazing place

It is really impressive how much effort and upkeep is put into this unique and very special park. Our grandson always loves to visit and we spend hours exploring, talking about... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Maureen C
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Whitefish, Montana, United States
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Whitefish, Montana, United States
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56 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is really impressive how much effort and upkeep is put into this unique and very special park. Our grandson always loves to visit and we spend hours exploring, talking about all the historical characters and old favorite storybook characters that have come to life here! What a wonderful brought to life experience for children - and memories of simpler... More 

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Thank Maureen C
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43 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

I left the planning up to my husband this day, and I was flabbergasted at how adorable the park was. So unusual. My kids all loved it. Our boys are 13, 4, and 2 and the new teen even enjoyed it. They were so worn out after exploring this park. I couldn't believe it was free.

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Thank CSchex
Rapid City, South Dakota
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

A visit to Mother Goose land awaits at Storybook Island. this wonderful park is shaded, provides benches for grown ups to rest on while the kids explore and play.

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Thank dj-jellybean
Union
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43 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

They are so great here, they take donations to keep the park running so we always try to go in the summertime. There are lots of fun things for kids to see and to play on. They base everything on fairy tales, and integrate newer cartoons into the park. My son loves it... It is also a lot of fun... More 

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Thank Nichole N
Sioux Falls
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

My grandchildren just love this park. There is so much to see and do. Very clean park too. We had a picnic to celebrate my birthday. So fun!!

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Thank Richard M
Gillette, Wyoming
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

She loved the carousel best. She is the 3rd generation of this family to enjoy this wonder facility.

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Thank conniesueallen2
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48 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Visited Storybrook island with grandparents and young children. The park is absolutely charming! Almost every nursery rhyme is represented with some kind of unique playhouse/sculpture/ride. It was almost sensory overload for young kids because it is so colorful and fun. There were some Disney characters as well. Riding the train and carousel is a fee but entering the park is... More 

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Thank Jamie S
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

All sorts of fun displays and play structures. The place is free unless you want to donate. Very cute well maintained play area. Lots of fun!

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Thank Hart_Serenity
Lawton, Oklahoma
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

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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54 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

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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