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Storybook Island

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Address: 1301 Sheridan Lake Rd, Rapid City, SD 57702-3462
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Lots of fun!

Storybook island is a lot of fun for little children.... a little outdated, but the small kiddos don't care ;) make sure to bring a few dollars with you for the carousel & train... read more

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calg
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71 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Storybook island is a lot of fun for little children.... a little outdated, but the small kiddos don't care ;) make sure to bring a few dollars with you for the carousel & train ride :)

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Thank the4bruces
Rapid City, South Dakota
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50 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

There are several free things to do in Rapid City. Get on the trolley for $2 and ride to Storybook Island, get a pass to get back on to go to Dinosaur Park, etc

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Thank Schmop
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A perfect stop for small children. Free and an open place for them to run and explore. Fun to identify different storybook characters. Great for pretend play. Bring your sunblock!

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Thank saracA1630JT
Rapid City, United States
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Children love this place. There is plenty of space to run around and go into the stories. There is a place to reserve for birthday parties also. Very spacious and fun for the young kids.

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Thank robinbX811YQ
Martin, South Dakota
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62 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kids love storybook Island. Free, wander through, get some cool photos, and see the sites! Very relaxing.

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Thank annel875
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Grandchildren from birth-10 y.o. like Storybook Island. It's basically a little playground with storybook character themed sets. They have a carousel that was put in a few years ago, but it's not great. No music, and goes a little fast for small children. Costs $2 for a ride, at least in the 2016 season. The little train is cute for... More 

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Thank David and Nancy O
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41 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My kids loved this park, but we were nearly carried off by the mosquitos you could ride. Take your off if you go here.

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Thank Christa H
Lead
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41 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Great place for the kids to enjoy a beautiful day in the Black Hills, with lots to remember about the story books and seeing all their favorites

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Thank ShanonMM69
Omaha, Nebraska
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24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This park is a great place for letting the kids out to run around and expend some energy! The storybook characters are well made, and look like they do in the books. It is free, and they ask for a donation, but it's your option. Plenty of places for us older folks to sit and rest. Still enjoyed walking through... More 

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Thank dnnroreo
Loma Linda, California
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4 reviews
Reviewed 31 March 2017

It is great to see many parks in the city and a friendly park for the children and also pets.We could not spend much time here as it was raining

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