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Storybook Island

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Address: 1301 Sheridan Lake Rd, Rapid City, SD 57702
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+1 605-342-6357

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Perfect place for young chidren with FREE entertainment

Families should love this park with plenty of running space and characters that all kids should learn about from stories and nursery rhymes. Donations keep this attraction open... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
olynn2017
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Martin, South Dakota
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Martin, South Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Families should love this park with plenty of running space and characters that all kids should learn about from stories and nursery rhymes. Donations keep this attraction open, and even though some things could use an update, kids love it!

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1 Thank olynn2017
Spearfish, South Dakota, United States
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

They have done a great job at providing a family friendly amusement park for children of all ages. And the price is right!

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Thank WildmanRuss
Rapid City, South Dakota
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A outdoor walking tour of 3D story book type displays. Great place for young and old to let their imagination run free. Bring a camera for sure. Children will burn off excess energy playing on many of the exhibits making for peace and quiet in the car.

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Thank TrainGuy2013
La Verne, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I went here. It was fun for me to see all the tales come to life and take pictures. (Can you tell my husband was a reluctant participant?) When we first arrived, there is a castle for the entrance. The castle has a stairway that you can walk up. Playground equipment was cleverly integrated.... like a giant... More 

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2 Thank Pandamonium1362
Whitefish, Montana, United States
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 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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2 Thank Maureen C
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 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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3 Thank CSchex
Rapid City, South Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 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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2 Thank dj-jellybean
Union
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 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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1 Thank Nichole N
Sioux Falls
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 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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1 Thank Richard M
Gillette, Wyoming
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

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

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