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Watch some monkeys take over a children’s playground in Saudi Arabia

They aren't just playing on the monkey bars.


Gabe Bergado

Internet Culture

Posted on Jun 24, 2015   Updated on May 28, 2021, 12:17 pm CDT

In what could be a scene right out of Jumanji, monkeys are taking over the playground at Ragdan Public Park in Al Baha City, Saudi Arabia. Footage shot in October shows them sitting on the swings and even climbing up a slide. 

Doesn’t look like there are monkey bars to fool around on, though. 

Photo via karen_roe/Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

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*First Published: Jun 24, 2015, 10:57 am CDT