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Ben's Red Swings Community Playground

755 S Park Dr, Salisbury, MD 21804-5600
+1 410-548-3188
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Huge Playground

This playground is very big and has hours of playtime potential. Keep an eye out for teens as they... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Anna R
Wonderful community park.

Many years ago our community came together to put together Ben’s red swings... in honor of a local... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
smilemaker63
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salisbury, Md
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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755 S Park Dr, Salisbury, MD 21804-5600
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+1 410-548-3188
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This playground is very big and has hours of playtime potential. Keep an eye out for teens as they like to use this as a hangout spot for themselves rather than letting the children play.

Thank Anna R
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Many years ago our community came together to put together Ben’s red swings... in honor of a local child who has the vision for the project upon his death as a young child. The community rallied together and in honor of Ben the job got...More

Thank smilemaker63
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Let the kids burn up some energy at this well maintained and well equipped play area. It is right at the free zoo so play a little educate and enjoy the zoo then play some more. Wonderful for families.

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

This is a wonderful play area for families to enjoy. There is lots of equipment for them to enjoy. It's surrounded by the trees, next to a creek with geese (watch but don't try to touch, they are not the nicest birds) The zoo is...More

Thank Anafalls
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

Stopping at Ben's Red Swings before going to the Zoo is a great morning activity. We usually stop by and play on the swings or in the castle for a while before walking over to the zoo. My son's favorite are the sand boxes but...More

Thank Jennifer B
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

We visited with cousins and this was a safe wonderful playground. Plus, the Salisbury Zoo is right next door. A great place to spend the day and it is FREE for all :)

Thank eileenlambdavis
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful playground next to the finest small town zoo in the US! Various implements for all ages children. Bathrooms and benches and tables nearby. Great way to spend a pretty fall day.

Thank mikeywwes
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

This wonderful playground built in memory of Ben, who died from leukemia. Wonderful memorial, such a great, needed idea. M grandkids love it, even has equipment for handicapped. Go, you will love it, then take visit to zoo! You can also notice slats on fences...More

Thank homecare71
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

bens red swings has tall trees and we go year and the best part is that the zoo next to it is free!!

Thank 677ian
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

I take my grand nephew here and he never tires of all the many great things for him to do there. I truly believe I can feel the loving childhood spirit of Ben while I'm there. A beautiful yet sad story. So much gleeful childhood...More

Thank Gary C
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