AN ATYPICAL PLAYGROUND
Lions Park Playscape is a great maze build with 55-gallon galvanized drums. Within that environment, a variety of running, hiding, jumping, climbing, and other exploratory experiences exist to create opportunities for physical activity; however undulating ground surfaces, sound tubes, and sensory rooms are hidden throughout the maze to heighten discovery and create opportunities for mental stimulation and imagination.
Rural Studio is an off-campus design-build program of Auburn University. The program, established in 1993, gives architecture students a more hands-on educational experience whilst assisting an underserved population in West Alabama’s Black Belt region.
Lions Park Playscape was built in 2010, but the Rural Studio program it is still building projects.
More info at Rural Studio website.