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Focus on the Family Welcome Center

8685 Explorer Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80920-1049
+1 719-531-3464
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If your kids like Adventures in Odyssey....

....then this is the place! There is a 3-floor slide, activities which tie in to AIO, and fun for... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Weddington, North Carolina
Right-wing Religous Rubbish

You've gotta be a right-wing fanatic to appreciate this place, and its profoundly un-Christian way... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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8685 Explorer Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80920-1049
+1 719-531-3464
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Reviewed 6 days ago

....then this is the place! There is a 3-floor slide, activities which tie in to AIO, and fun for the family downstairs. The upstairs is a history of FoF and a gift shop. But we came for AIO, and were not disappointed. And if you...More

Thank harphaulingdad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You've gotta be a right-wing fanatic to appreciate this place, and its profoundly un-Christian way of claiming Christianity. More a socio-political institution than a truly religious one.

2  Thank FunFella
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have kids, go there! It has a great indoor play area. Plus a three story slide for the kids (not the very little ones, you have to be a certain height to do it. My 5-year old granddaughter can, so it's to too...More

Thank pinkribboncakescos
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am sorry if this offends anyone, but this is a waste of time destination in my opinion. If you really want to connect with others on a spiritual level, head downtown to St. Mary's Cathedral or stop by the food kitchen across the street....More

2  Thank igo2xs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are familiar with and like Dr Dobson and or Adventures in Odyssey then you will want to visit this bookstore and welcome center. It has great Christian books and merchandise. The bottom floor is for the Odyssey fans but especially the kids. It's...More

Thank KevinsGirls
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has something for everyone. Loved the Whit's End soda shop downstairs that is true to the kids' radio show "Adventures in Odyssey." (Raspberry Ripple sundae was tasty)This whimsical locale will revive memories of old listeners and make new folks want to start listening...More

Thank Christina R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As long time listeners and financial supporters, we enjoyed our time at Focus. We didn't know about Jim's upbringing so we were glad we saw the video on his life and on Focus. The downstairs is a lot of fun for kids!

Thank kariglenn5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I listened to focus on the family a lot when my kids were growing up. They have a whole section for kids based on the "Whit's End" and "Adventures in Odyssey" series. If your kids are into that, this section is a lot of fun....More

Thank Joanna L
Reviewed 12 August 2017

While on family vacation, I slipped away to visit the Focus on the Family Welcome Center. I'm glad I did. It was neat to read about the Focus on the Family and how it began. They have a great gift shop with ALL kinds of...More

1  Thank mom20032007
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Out of the elements and a fun trip for the kids, we really enjoyed this. The kids loved making the radio show!

Thank Nthusson
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Stephanie G
1 February 2015|
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Response from Kevin B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we were there last Saturday. Their hours on Saturday are currently 0900-1600, or 9am - 4pm. Can't post links here, but if you go to Focus on the Families website homepage, then 'About Us', then 'Welcome Center', then... More