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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
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18 Jun 2018
“Great place”
23 May 2017
“Great for the Kids!”
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3500 Reservoir Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19121-2513
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Philadelphia
from US$59.00
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Smith playground is a great place for children. You can go there for fun or have an event. It's well built for children to play around as well as adults who want to throw an event for a fundraiser or birthday party.

Thank SPWH2
Reviewed 23 May 2017

What a great place for toddlers and young kids! It looks like an old mansion that was repurposed to be an indoor/outdoor playground for kids. Indoor: the lesser option of the two. I'm not sure how clean and well-kept the toys are. They looked rather...More

1  Thank David L
Reviewed 25 December 2016

I found this playground in the Philly Phlash Bus brochure, and I'm so happy I did. Playground outside is nothing like the ones we have in Florida. I enjoyed interacting on the equipment with my then 4 year old son. Inside was a restored 2...More

Thank JRG F
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Loved it here. Lots for our 3 year olds to do! Free but there is a donation jar and a recommended donation of $5 per family. Well worth it. Pack a picnic lunch if the weather is nice. There are signs in the playground saying...More

Thank RatherBatthebeach
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I've been here twice with my 4-year old, she likes it a lot. Besides, this is quite a historical place and it is kept quite as original although it is more than 100 years old.

Thank Pioneer319959
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Plan to stay a few hours at this amazing park. It has things I've never seen in any other park. Kids love it. It goes on and on and on. They also have an inside area three levels from toddlers to toddlers. You have to...More

Thank Olena S
Reviewed 1 September 2015

A kids delight. I first went here 70 years ago and just took my grandson this weekend. The giant slide looks smaller to me now, but it is still great fun

Thank Gene L
Reviewed 27 April 2015 via mobile

Outdoor playground was great with a great variety of structures such as trains, slides, mini-truck, boats. The giant slide was our favorite!

Thank Curious112582
Reviewed 26 February 2015

This is a great place to bring a picnic and lay out on the lawn - throw some frisbees, and then pack your stuff back up in the car and walk over to the play area. I had never SEEN such a clean, well-kept, and...More

1  Thank Heather W
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Can't believe this was free to get into! Giant playground, huge toy rooms, friendly staff. Very safe and clean, the slide was fun even for my mother!

Thank Sarah M
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8 September 2016|
Response from Olena S | Reviewed this property |
They are relatively clean and I don't remember seeing any picnic tables or any place you can eat. I wish they did.