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The Children's Garden

1670 10th Way, Sarasota, FL 34236-4111
+1 941-330-1711
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Fun and Art For Kids

This park has children in mind, this eclectic park was designed to bring out the imagination in... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
Angie F
Hidden Gem

This is a wonderful little gem hidden in downtown Sarasota. My children love to play here... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2016
Tampa Bay, fl
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“rope swing” (2 reviews)
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1670 10th Way, Sarasota, FL 34236-4111
+1 941-330-1711
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

This park has children in mind, this eclectic park was designed to bring out the imagination in kids (and adults) while walking through this enchanted and beautiful garden. The plants are as beautiful as the art displayed throughout; and the reuse of materials is so...More

1  Thank Angie F
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This is a wonderful little gem hidden in downtown Sarasota. My children love to play here. Wonderful programs and people.

Thank ldorado82
Reviewed 2 September 2016

When my kiddos were little, we would come here to explore and play. They have a room filled with all kinds of dress up clothes that is always a hit with children. They have wagons available for kids to play with. This is a great...More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

I truly love this place. My husband was a little less in love - but he's a Disney guy. If you're the kind of person that likes original and imaginative places - this is for you. It's not a big place, and we were lucky...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2016

Good for ages 7 and under for kids to let their imaginations run wild. This is middle of summer in Southwest Florida and others commented about it being buggy but it really wasn't, and they offered free bug spray (not a generic brand either). We...More

Thank LSC-Florida
Reviewed 15 July 2016

This is a nice place, like nothing else I've ever seen. It is ideal for a photoshoot. I took my daughter there 3 years ago when she was 3 years old and recently visited with our younger daughter now age 3 also. We found a...More

Thank Summer D
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We recently moved to the area and we were looking for things to do. The Children's Garden was a great place for my daughter's imagination to run wild. Lots of dress up clothes, fairy gardens and pirate ships to sail all outdoors. What a fun...More

Thank parkcity00
Reviewed 14 July 2016

The Children's Garden is a great place to spend a few hours with children. It's a whimsical garden which offers different settings for the kids to play with: an octopus shaped big sand box, a suspended bridge & a tunnel slide, a maze garden, hobbit...More

Thank The_Roosters
Reviewed 25 April 2016

My niece had her birthday party here back in January of this year and I had no idea what to expect but upon entering the gardens I was blown away. It is an absolutely beautiful garden with several different themes throughout. A great way to...More

1  Thank mamabearb14
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Very unique place to play. Way too pricey. Do not waste your $ on this place! For me & my son $20! Adult cost was like $16...for what!!!??? To sit & watch my son run around through weeds? No thanks, never again!

2  Thank cblee24
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Ashley J
24 June 2017|
Response from SRQmom38 | Reviewed this property |
There are no food options, only a cute gift shop. She may sell water. You can bring in all your own food.
11 March 2017|
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Response from SRQmom38 | Reviewed this property |
Perfect spot for larger groups of kids and appropriate from toddlers up. Bring food, water and bug spray.