Magical Bridge Playground in Palo Alto's Mitchell Park is open to the Public.
Effective September 16, 2021
We are delighted to share that Magical Bridge Playground in Palo Alto's Mitchell Park is open to the public from sunrise to sunset, seven days a week. With 25K+ guests visiting our all-inclusive playground monthly, we ask that you are kind and respectful to ALL and adhere to these safety guidelines, so we can keep the playground safe and open.
Please note, we do not take reservations for birthday parties or large events. We encourage you to host these types of events outside the playground gates. There are many tables and event venues throughout Mitchell Park that can hold larger gatherings.
Please continue to follow the Center for Disease Control and Prevention recommended social distancing and mask protocols. These limits are in place for the safety of the whole community. Your actions affect the health and safety of everyone and will help to keep our playground open.
Our flagship Magical Bridge Playground opened to the public in April 2015 in the heart of Silicon Valley. Located in Mitchell Park in Palo Alto, California, Magical Bridge is heralded as the nation’s most innovative and inclusive playground, attracting visitors of all ages and all abilities.
A town square for the 21st century
Universally Designed* to be a socially inclusive playground for everyone, Magical Bridge finally includes the 1-in-4 of us living with physical and cognitive disabilities, autism, visual and hearing impairments, the medically fragile, and our aging population. The first of its kind, Magical Bridge clearly illustrates how today’s typical park designs overlook so many.
Here are a few of the features you will discover when visiting Magical Bridge Playground.