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The Children's Garden at Linky Stone Park

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A fun addition to a downtown trip

We were visiting downtown and were enjoying a walk along the river when we stumbled upon this fun... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
30joyp
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Hull, Georgia
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Great use of an underpass!

This was rather a quirky little spot to visit. Fun for young kids with Peter Rabbit, a gingerbread... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

The children's garden at linky stone park is a great place to go with children. It has abc garden, a secret garden, a place to play to hear various sounds and lots of other things. It's under the Academy st bridge, so you can play...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kchorb
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We were visiting downtown and were enjoying a walk along the river when we stumbled upon this fun little park. Our kids loved the statues and we enjoyed the break in the shade. So close to good food and shopping.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 30joyp
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This was rather a quirky little spot to visit. Fun for young kids with Peter Rabbit, a gingerbread house, etc. Others can simple admire the beautiful flora and fauna. t's right by the river too and even has a touch of history with the Native...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gail B
Reviewed 19 June 2018

In theory I love this sliver of underutilized river bank/ underpass being given new life as a childrens garden. The groups of homeless hanging out are a little unnerving and the unguarded bank makes me a bit uncomfortable with my little ones. I don't hate...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank onetalldrinkofwater
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Excellent layout, selection of ornamentals, edibles and exotics. Proximity to the Swamp Rabbit Trail and downtown is great. Good educational elements, too.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Yes, this is for kids, and if you have some you should bring them soon and often. But even old people like me can enjoy seeing cotton plants, imaginative structures and good representational sculpture. If you're old, borrow someone else's kids and take them here....More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Gerry P
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

If your expecting a park this isn't it. The description of "garden" is apt because there isn't many activities that do not involve plants. There is a stone garden, a fake chicken coop and edible plants such as strawberries and basil to observe. Most of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank MatthewMRyan84
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Great place to walk and explore .Children enjoyed finding pictures of favorite storybook characters throughout the garden. Also able to learn to identify different plants. Benches, shaded area to sit and watch your children play on a sunny day.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank pmbump
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The picture on the website was not accurate, though some ladies were there planting some flowers. The little park has plenty of potential but needs lots of tender loving care.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Roxi1963
Reviewed 16 September 2016

I've taken my granddaughters to the Children's Garden at Linky Stone Park several times, most recently this summer. Due to the nearby construction, we had to find parking in a ramp a few blocks away. The summer display of flowers is much better than fall...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank eloquacity1
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