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“Just a bunch of playing fields surrounding a couple of ponds” 2 of 5 stars
Review of Tropical Park

Tropical Park
7900 SW 40th Street, Miami, FL 33155
305-226-8315
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Ranked #56 of 296 things to do in Miami
Certificate of Excellence
Activities: Running
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MIAMI, FLORIDA
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64 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
“Just a bunch of playing fields surrounding a couple of ponds”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

I am a local resident and only visit when a league game is played there, or a private party is scheduled there. If you're looking for recreational areas, there are a lot nicer places to visit in Miami. How about Pinecrest Botanical Gardens, Fairchild Botanical Gardens, Deering Estate?( All within 20 minutes of Tropical Park)

Visited November 2012
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Miami, Florida
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67 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“This place is for the dogs!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

We tried out the Bark Park yesterday at Tropical Park. We've been to the one over on SW 157 Avenu just north of SW 120 Street. The one at Tropical Park is better. The shady areas were nice. It was narrow (maybe about 40 feet wide) but it was very long.

I only have two complaints:
1) The secondary gate was partially off the hinges and had to be lifted to be opened or closed.
2) Signage at the front gate said that the park was closed for Maintenance every Tuesday from 8 to 12. We were there are at 12:45 and it was still locked. After multiple phone calls, someone came to unlock it around 1:15.

If the gate was operational and if the park was opened at the time it was posted to be open, this would have received an Excellent rating from me and my 8 year old.

Visited December 2012
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Hollywood, Florida
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725 reviews
488 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
“great park”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

Clean park, this park is huge. baseball , soccer area. I like the hill which you can run up and down.

Visited March 2012
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Ohio
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29 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Great Park”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

It was so nice to find such a large green space in the busy city! This park has so much to offer - soccer, baseball, tennis, boxing, lakes, exercise trails, paddleboats and so much more. Thier bark parks were awesome - even had agility equipment for doggie exercises!

Visited August 2012
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Kendall, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Parties”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2012

Last party I attended was on March, awesome weather, bathrooms where close to the gazebo, so in general everything was perfect.

Visited March 2012
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