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Common Ground Park, Lakeland
(4.7/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
There's plenty of laughter, fun, and exploration at Common Ground Park, a public park with a focus on inclusivity. Amid the natural green lawns and tall trees, you'll find a huge colorful playground offering a unique play experience. Many different sections of slides, tunnels, walkways, and ladders make up this non-traditional playground structure. The many different spaces of varying levels of difficulty allow children of all abilities and disabilities to play alongside each other. The park is color coded to signify which areas are appropriate for which age levels. To visit Common Ground Park on your trip to Lakeland, use our Lakeland vacation trip planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • Fantastic park & playground but easily crowded and overwhelming if you have multiple little ones. Best enjoyed while most kids are in school or on an overcast day. While the park is by far the best ar...  more »
  • Outdoors. Vast array of people, children have the opportunity to climb rocks, pump water, crawl under a giant molehill, beat on jungle drums, spin sitting in a bowl, a disc, or a steel figure 8, climb...  more »
  • I have taken my grandkids here many times and they just love it! So much to do, so many different activities to excite and challenge them. Even climbing up the grass covered hill and rolling down is a...  more »
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  • This is such a great place for kids. I wished I had a park like this while growing up. Everything is colorful and well kempt. The kids like all the areas of the playground. My girlfriend's kid love to go explore inside gopher hill!
  • Great park for all ages. Fence around the whole park for safety. Has a lot of different options for kids to choose what they want to play on. Well maintained, clean, and fun!
  • This is an amazing playground! Shelters with cover, benches with shade and various types of play areas make this a great spot to bring lunch and truly hang out . Did I mention the beautiful butterflies, the landscaping with native plants that attract butterflies and the path to walk. There is also a field on the back side where you can play football, baseball or fly a kite!!!
  • Amazing playground for all ages. Clean and wonderfully thought out. My kids loved it here. Beautiful park.
  • A different type of playground. Super safe and expertly designed. I take a 4 year old there regularly and he loves it. A cut above your average playground, Kudos to the City for this one.