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Address: 1776 E Washington St, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61802-4578
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Musical Park!

I love the incorporation of musical elements in a playground! Between xylophones and chimes to traditional slides and swings, this park is a winner for us.

Reviewed 13 September 2016
Melissa S
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

I love the incorporation of musical elements in a playground! Between xylophones and chimes to traditional slides and swings, this park is a winner for us.

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Reviewed 22 June 2016

The address listed is for the Brookens administrative building. AMBUCS Park is on University Avenue [in the 1100 block]. This park is mainly for picnics, as there are few activities available.

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Champaign, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016

At any time the year you may smell rotten eggs. But our Real estate is expensive. Poorly subsidized park districts can not be choosy. Ambucs is ok and has an occasional bird to look at. Staff is very friendly and hard working. Soft ball areas and old trees. A cool native plant rain garden near the parking lot. I would... More 

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Urbana, Illinois, United States
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Reviewed 7 July 2014

My kids love AMBUCS park , "The stinky park" to us. It is located immediately south of the sewage plant so on windy days you could gag a bit. I have kids ranging from 15 months to 12 years old and they all love playing here. They have swings which also include baby swings and handicapped swings, climbing structure with... More 

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