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Got kids? Just try avoiding it

It was quite cramped and hot when we visited but if you've got children then avoiding it is futile... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Oskydog
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Bourne End, United Kingdom
Kids Market

If the Public Market at Granville Island does not entice the kids the Kids Market certainly should... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
PrestonGuild
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United Kingdom
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4 weeks ago
“Got kids? Just try avoiding it”
4 weeks ago
“For kids and people who think like kids”
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1496 Cartwright St | Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3Y5, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has everything kids love, all the toys, clothes, games, costumes, dancewear, you name it. Prices are really good and it's lots of fun. The people in the shops really seem to like kids and aren't worried if they're loud or excited.

Thank Donna D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was quite cramped and hot when we visited but if you've got children then avoiding it is futile. The upstairs shops seemed to lack atmosphere but there was plenty to excite downstairs. Did I get out without spending money?......of course not.

Thank Oskydog
Reviewed 17 January 2018

There are some very lovely people working in the stores at the Kids Market. Unfortunately, they're in an old and cramped building surrounded by over-priced, very loud attractions.

Thank Brad W
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Just a warning that some of the machines are owed by third parties and aren't very reliable. Won a prize (Polaroid camera) which fell down into the back of the machine instead of the prize shoot. Staff were unhelpful and passed it off as since...More

Thank 10dave01
Reviewed 17 June 2017

If the Public Market at Granville Island does not entice the kids the Kids Market certainly should. It might not be good for your pockets, there is an arcade on the upper floor.

1  Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

The kids market is my secret hero! I take my little guy here and spend a little time playing video games or looking at puppets, kites, Lego and other great knowledge toys. Then I check him into the play area and have some adult time....More

1  Thank Bckingfisher
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The kids market is a fun destination for kids and the people who love them and want/need to buy for them. The arcade on the 2nd floor is fun and you win tickets that you can trade in for crappy, cheap, plastic toys. The toy...More

1  Thank SaNaka13
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Tons of interesting and unique stores. And a jungle gym for kids under 12. Hard not to spend a few dollars.

1  Thank PeakBiz
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This could be great! The stores aren't bad -- there are just nothing special. And it's just a building with some arcade games and a very overpriced McDonald's like play structure. Total waste of time. It could have been so great. We had more fun...More

Thank trientalis
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This place has several floors of over-priced kids stuff that you can buy. One the 2nd floor there is a games area, fast food area, and a dirty slide for young toddlers to play on. There is an area where older kids can play in...More

Thank Vanessa P
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Granville Island & Fairview
One of the favoured neighbourhoods for a day out,
Granville Island's packed theatres and art studios,
hobby shops and book stores, restaurants and bars, all
offer a plethora of activities and entertainment
options, leaving no one bored. The highlight of the
area is the Fisherman's Wharf, where the seagulls
overhead and the smell of the sea invigorate its many
visitors, some of who are there to shop the fresh
...More
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