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Playgrounds You Have to See to Believe

When was the last time you took your kids to the park and wished that you were still able to monkey around on the playground equipment without pulling out your back? While your days of playground romping may be a thing of the past, kids nowadays are lucky to have some awesome play structures at their disposal. Check out these jaw-dropping playgrounds that really make us wish we were kids again.

Open-Air Museum, Hakone, Japan
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Open-Air Museum, Hakone, Japan

This brightly colored netting was hand-handcrafted by by artist Toshiko Horiuchi Macadam and is suspended within a dome comprised of over 500 timber logs. Designed to imitate animal nests, the Rainbow Nest Dome offers tons of room to climb around like a spider. Scattered throughout the enclosed space are large cushions and even a maze.

  1. Open-Air Museum, Hakone, Japan
  2. The Blue Whale, Gothenburg, Sweden
  3. Magic Mountain Playground at Coyote Point Park - San Mateo, Ca
  4. Tot Lot Playground at Bryan Park, Bloomington, In
  5. Nishi Rokugo Koen (Tire Park) - Tokyo, Japan
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Which one is your favorite? Got another jaw-dropping playground to share? Leave us a comment below. 

– Scott Wardell

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