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Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park

#2 of 25 things to do in Gilroy Features Animals
3050 Hecker Pass Rd, Gilroy, CA 95020-9411
+1 408-840-7100
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Last Saturday visited this theme park with our family. It is well maintained and clean theme park... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chennai (Madras), India
Great for a two year old!

We had so much fun!!! There are areas for water play - so have the kids bring a swim suit. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chula Vista, California
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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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“season pass” (18 reviews)
3050 Hecker Pass Rd, Gilroy, CA 95020-9411
+1 408-840-7100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had so much fun!!! There are areas for water play - so have the kids bring a swim suit. Lots of shade and fun rides for children 4 and younger. There are rides for older children but we had a two year old. The...More

Thank CherBear123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all this park was set up for everybody..however..its more for small kids..i have 2 tips..go online and let them scan the barcode for a better price..or ..if you go for sightseeing ..you can get your admission back providing your back within 2 hours..we...More

Thank David O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time attending the event, delish food, great entertainment, we got to dance to the awesome music of the Gina & the Tonics! Well organized we got to ride a shuttle from the parking lot and back ($10) 🙂looking forward for next year.

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we watched a travel show about the Circus Trees the trees were formally located at Scott's VAlley Ca. Wife wanted to see the trees, so she could cross off her bucket list That we accomplished and glad we did Park is basically a theme park...More

Thank s3production
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got our tickets on line and saved a bundle. Then drove for about an hour from San Jose to Gilroy Gardens. The on line tickets saved us one line entering the park besides a lot of money. Highly suggest you check this feature out. Anyway,...More

Thank dquigley43
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gilroy gardens is a great place to take the children. It has lots for them to do and some educational exhibits too. We got a season pass so we could go a few times a week. They do have 2 water attractions very well suited...More

Thank srangeljr88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great family fun park. What we really liked about this theme park is that is really designed for kids under 8 or so. Our granddaughter is 3. We commented several times during the day how nice it was to not be overrun by teenagers. Disneyland...More

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has two good things: 1) Rides for kids up to about 12 years of age...and...2) A beautiful garden setting with many trees, plans, and flowers. Thus it is enjoyable for kids....and adults...even if you don't bring kids! If you are from Southern California...More

Thank john b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The last time the family came here, our daughter was 4. She is now 10, and she has a 5 year old brother. In short, it was awesome for our son, rather boring for our daughter. We paid our $15 parking and proceeded to the...More

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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.
Joan G
24 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.
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.