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Williams Park

330 2nd Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33715-1771
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St Pete’s first park

Williams Park is shady and green, a nice respite from the city surroundings. It’s a great place for... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Les L
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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Williams Park Is 130 Years Old

Everybody who lives in this city knows the reputation of Williams Park. As a visitor I know it... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
irina g
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Illinois
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330 2nd Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33715-1771
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Williams Park is shady and green, a nice respite from the city surroundings. It’s a great place for special events, too.

Thank Les L
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Everybody who lives in this city knows the reputation of Williams Park. As a visitor I know it too. A couple of weeks ago, on a sunny afternoon, I decided to walk through it. It was almost empty - no passers by, no visitors, no...More

Thank irina g
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

I went to this park three times while in St. Petersburg. The first time I walked through it alone around noon. Soon I realized I was not alone. Homeless individuals slept everywhere and a group collected at a far corner. I was uncomfortable in this...More

Thank Susan C
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

nice enough park for a stroll. Nice stage area. Clean park. Safe with police at all corners (maybe just for this event).

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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Walked from my hotel past this park on the way to St Petersburg Brewery. Homeless everywhere drinking in the street, lying on the sidewalk, one tried to ask me for directions (to the next block, I think it was just to determine if he should...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

If you don't mind homeless people smoking spice you might not mind this park. It could offer a little break from the downtown hustle and bustle. But personally I would not set foot in this place. I've been past this place more times than I...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

The park is a great location for special events and the Earth Day event was no exception. Central located with easy parking and lots of shade

1  Thank Les L
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

This city park at the center of the original St Petersburg has been rescued and is ready to receive visitors for a mini stroll or lunch picnic. The bandshell is a gem. It blends into the landscape with natural woods and stones. Many churches surround...More

1  Thank Dianne W
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

Between the mobs of homeless people here and the questionable sobriety of the 59 bus driver, I generally avoid this park and find alternate, alternate transportation when attending festivities in the downtown area. A blight that the City chooses to ignore.

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Reviewed 8 April 2016

On April 23, St. Petersburg's Earth Day Celebration will come to Williams Park, following on the heels of the Localtopia festival, the Saturday Market, and other concerts and festivals. All of this is evidence of the rebirth of Williams Park, St. Petersburg's first park platted...More

1  Thank FloridaBlake
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Response from irina g | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they allow pets on leash, as it says on their information board in the park. You can also inquire by calling St. Pete Store and Visitor Center at (727)-388-0686. Enjoy your visit!
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