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Ranked #1 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
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Ranked #2 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Art Museums; Museums
An important collection of surrealist works.
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Ranked #3 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #4 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
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Ranked #5 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Owner description: Located in the heart of beautiful Downtown St. Petersburg,the Progress Energy Center for the Arts—Mahaffey Theater is a 2,031... more » Owner description: Located in the heart of beautiful Downtown St. Petersburg,the Progress Energy Center for the Arts—Mahaffey Theater is a 2,031 seat cultural jewel featuring elegant ballroom space, spectacular waterfront views, and European box-style seating. Just steps away from the culturally vibrant Downtown and minutes away from white sandy beaches and world-famous museums, the Mahaffey hosts top-quality national and international artists and performances – Broadway, classical, pop, rock, comedy, dance, family, and the renowned Florida Orchestra. Additionally, the theater supports the highly successful Class Acts program, which enables school children to experience the performing arts through in-theater performances as well as in-school outreach and extension programs. « less
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Ranked #6 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
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Ranked #7 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Owner description: Hi, I'm Michael Novilla and I love throwing great parties! So I traveled the world, gathered many amazing ideas and... more » Owner description: Hi, I'm Michael Novilla and I love throwing great parties! So I traveled the world, gathered many amazing ideas and experiences, brought them home to St. Pete, Fl and built us a unique world class event space called NOVA 535. If you're looking for a unique world-class wedding, party or corporate event; like our wild annual NOVAWEEN party, our weekly Entrepreneur Social Club, and other unique experiences, then check us out online to find out out why people's first expression is almost always WOW! =D « less
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Ranked #8 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Art Museums; Museums

A Permanent collection of Dale Chihully's unique artwork.  Displayed in a waterfront setting designed by architect Albert Alfonso.  The collection is located in downtown St... more »

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Ranked #9 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Trails; Outdoors
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Ranked #10 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #11 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #12 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Art Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums
This museum's collection includes a wide range of world art from antiquity to modern times.
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Ranked #13 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Art Galleries; Cultural
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Ranked #14 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #15 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Gardens; Outdoors

  Sunken Gardens is a botanical paradise in the midst of a bustling city. As St. Petersburg's oldest living museum, this 100 year old garden is home to some of the oldest tropical... more »

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Ranked #16 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Theaters & Stadiums
Home of the Tampa Bay Rays, this major league park is the first to feature naturally looking FieldTurf.
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Ranked #17 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
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Ranked #18 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: ; Children's Museums; Science Museums; Museums
Owner description: Great Explorations Children’s Museum has served the children and families of the Tampa Bay area since 1987. Designed for... more » Owner description: Great Explorations Children’s Museum has served the children and families of the Tampa Bay area since 1987. Designed for children 10 and under, the 23,000 square foot museum is filled with exhibits and activities to stimulate learning through creativity, play and exploration. The museum also offers a national award winning preschool, camps and afterschool programming, field trips and community outreach programs. « less
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Ranked #19 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Owner description: Capt. Ted Nesti, a U.S. Coast Guard licensed and insured charter captain, is a Florida native, born and raised on St. Pete... more » Owner description: Capt. Ted Nesti, a U.S. Coast Guard licensed and insured charter captain, is a Florida native, born and raised on St. Pete Beach. For over 30 years, he has fished the inshore waters of the Tampa Bay area and Pinellas county as well as the Gulf of Mexico. Capt. Ted specializes in inshore, light tackel fishing targeting redfish, snook, trout, sheepshead, and sharks « less
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Ranked #20 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Dog Tracks; Casinos/Gaming
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Ranked #21 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
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Ranked #22 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
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Ranked #23 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #24 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
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Ranked #25 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
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Ranked #26 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
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Ranked #27 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Art Museums; History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #28 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
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Ranked #29 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
This museum documents the Splendid Splinter's career in baseball.
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Ranked #30 of 40 attractions in St. Petersburg
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