Barney & Friends

TV review by Andrea Graham, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 2+

Love him or hate him, Barney is a hit with preschoolers.

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 25 reviews

Kids say

age 5+

Based on 141 reviews

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age 2+

Barney is the best kids show for pre-schoolers PERIOD.

I grew up LOVING Barney, the songs are catchy, the show can be educational and was inclusive of ALL kids from different cultures and races. It teaches about manners, hygiene, art, IMAGINATION. No show could match Barney from the early-mid 90’s for me as a kid. Also the movies were also classics from Imagination island to Barneys great adventure and Barney and the backyard gang: Waiting for Santa, my sister and I LOVED it. Do not listen to the ignorant haters. This show is so under-rated and i find it heartbreaking that people are so ignorant about this show. Barney taught me how to love EVERYONE and be creative. I’ll love you forever Barney! - I’m 26 now. :)

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age 2+

Barney will always be the preschool champion

I know A lot of parents hated Barney and still hate him till this day I must admit I was forced to watch Sesame Street and Barney in the day care At the time I was born 97 so Barney was over popular as Sesame Street since 1988 But he has taught me a lot in English colors etc surprisingly enough he’s still shown on universal kids and getting a reboot honestly he’s 75% better than the new crap on Tv Today

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