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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 yesterday
Joy P
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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
Gail B
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“A fun addition to a downtown trip”
29 Jul 2018
“Great use of an underpass!”
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Reviewed yesterday 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.

Thank Joy P
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

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

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.

1  Thank Bona Fide B
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

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

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.

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.

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

Thank eloquacity1
Reviewed 4 September 2016

At the moment, there is a lot of construction going on around here. Linky Stone park is still accessible, but some of the benches have been moved around and there are some cordoned off areas right next to it. Wouldn't bring kids here at this...More

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