Mothers Beach Playground

Location:  5839 E Appian Way, Long Beach, CA 90802 Mother’s Beach playground was rebuilt in 2010 and has some really cool stuff!  Located on Mother’s Beach which is a great beach for kids because it has no waves and easy access with a metered parking lot.  This playground makes a great day of going to the beach and the playground all in one.  Mother’s Beach can get crowded on the weekends during the summer.  Also this place is located right next to Mom’s restaurant which is great for snacks or lunch.  Overall a…

Earl Burns Miller Japanese Garden

When: (Tuesday – Friday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM) (Sunday 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM) Closed Mondays and Saturdays, Most holidays Location: Earl Warren Dr, Long Beach, CA 90840 on the CSULB campus Admission: Adults $5, Seniors, Vets, CSULB Alumni $4, Youth (4-10) $2, Children (4 & under) Free Parking:  Paid meter parking across from Garden This is a beautiful Japanese garden with a large koi pond.  It is a great place to come get away from the city or take the little ones and let them feed the Koi…