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Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park

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3050 Hecker Pass Rd, Gilroy, CA 95020-9411
+1 408-840-7100
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Nice Little Amusement Park

I've ben there several time and have always enjoyed my experience. It's small so you can get... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dave4380
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Gilroy, California
Walked with friends

Walked around the park , enjoyed the rides and the flowers. This is a nice park for small... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sherryhuf
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An extraordinary combination of nature preserve and theme park that comprises more than 75 acres of trees, plants, water and rocks combined with rides, picnic grounds, miniature golf and spectacular gardens.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“water play” (13 reviews)
“season pass” (19 reviews)
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3050 Hecker Pass Rd, Gilroy, CA 95020-9411
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+1 408-840-7100
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I've ben there several time and have always enjoyed my experience. It's small so you can get arround the park very easily and see the whole park. Great for younger children and their parents.

Thank Dave4380
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked around the park , enjoyed the rides and the flowers. This is a nice park for small children, parents and grandparents.

Thank sherryhuf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time for my little one 21 months and for my husband. Went in the morning for about 2 hours. Warm weather 70's did lots of walking. Left and came back for the gardens at night, which is a Halloween themed garden. Super pretty, definitely...More

Thank Julia G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gilroy Gardens is a great smaller amusement park. Perfect for families with smaller kids, I would say 10 and younger. The pricing is great, it does not cost a lot to attend and they have specials throughout the season. The drawback is their hours. They...More

Thank Carlos G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to take your young kids for a fun day. Very well set up for parents too, nice walking paths and shade where you need it. Rides are great for the small kids from 2 to 10 years of age. Great value...More

Thank ScottyCA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on a hot day and I was pleasantly surprised at the amount of shade and comfortable seating available. There were plenty of rides for a four year old, the gardens were nicely maintained, and the trees were whimsical. The numerous water play stations...More

Thank traveling_wm
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This park obviously caters to children! and we love it! Our daughter is happy everytime that we come and the fact that we have the season gold passes from GA we are able to come and enjoy this park! The rides are great but what...More

Thank Victor B
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I came here for my first time, with my girlfriend. Even though, it is a park themed for for small children. The park is spacious and very clean. It is full of beautiful taller shady trees. It has highly diverse and beautifully planned vegetation. It...More

Thank MichaelH6811GY
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I visited gilroy gardens this weekend with my family including two young children. It has been 10 years since I have been there and I was shocked at the appearance of the park. The entrance is beautiful but further into the park the weeds have...More

Thank Phyllis T
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Last Saturday visited this theme park with our family. It is well maintained and clean theme park. Visited with our grand children. They never wanted to come out of the park. Lot of rides for grown up and kids all included in the tkt itself....More

1  Thank BALASUBRAMANIAN K
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bonniehayward321
22 August 2017|
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Response from Jane P | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are plenty of rides that parents can go on. Some do not have size limitations.
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Joan G
25 June 2016|
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Response from wunnetu_nta | Reviewed this property |
Yes bring towels unless your prepared to purchase. Yes, adults and children can get wet near water gun and slide play area. Currently the other location that has splash area is closed for Illumination.
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CountryGUL
20 June 2016|
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Response from wawa1910 | Reviewed this property |
Monday through Thursday. Be there right when they open. Leave by 1PM.
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