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Address: Central Avenue and Beach Drive, St. Petersburg, FL

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These cute little parks near the waterfront

I love what these little parks add on my morning or afternoon walks. A little shade and a breeze many mornings make me stop with my Starbucks and enjoy watching the runners... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Clearwater, FL
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Clearwater, FL
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809 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 292 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love what these little parks add on my morning or afternoon walks. A little shade and a breeze many mornings make me stop with my Starbucks and enjoy watching the runners & walkers. This is absolutely safe, no bad guys in our wonderful downtown area.

Thank jimvet1826
St. Petersburg, Florida
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Pioneer Park is a small park dedicated to and recognizing the Founders of the city of St. Petersburg, Florida. It is a part of the St. Petersburg Waterfront Parks system, one of the largest continguous waterfront park systems in North America. Sit on a shady bench and enjoy the lush landscaping, the bright flowers and views of Tampa Bay and... More 

Thank SW G
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

The park was near our hotel and provided a beautiful place to wander and relax. There are a number of nearby places to eat and the Saturday market was also close.

Thank dughlas2016
St. Petersburg, Florida
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29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

They have a very nice monument honoring the pioneers of St. Petersburg that is nice to visit on occasion.

Thank 44thunder
Largo, Florida
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453 reviews
145 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

This is a very nice park on Beach Drive in downtown St Petersburg. Nice walking, trees, people watching. The large I think they are Banyan Trees are great. Across the street are all the restaurants on Beach Drive, as well as the St Petersburg MFA.

Thank zzzzdoc1
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111 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016

This is a lovely park, but it is also home to many homeless individuals. This area seemed rife with homeless, which wasn't bothersome to my husband and I, but rather sad to see. The park offered perhaps a safe haven for them?

Thank SandraVStockton
Bradenton, Florida
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64 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

There are at least four beautiful city parks near each other along the waterfront near the marina. Everything is within walking distance of one another including a number of great restaurants.

1 Thank GoGoTravelCrazy
Reading, Pennsylvania
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197 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is a great place to relax and unwind during your visit. Watch the waves, look at the boats or just enjoy an amazing view of the ocean. This would be an AMAZING picnic spot.

1 Thank hqueeniew
Tallahassee, Florida
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10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2016

All of the parks in downtown St Pete are very nice. They are clean and well maintained. They were having a heath fair in this park. Yoga, massage, healthy foods, etc.

1 Thank TheTraveler1955
New Bedford, Ma Usa
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

great walking park across the street from the retail shops and restaurants. clean and appealing with nice water views

1 Thank figtree3333

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