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Centennial Park

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Address: 2000 W 1st St, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3109
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+1 239-338-2287

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Nice park!

This park is located right after you go over the bridge on 41 to Ft. Myers. It is right on the water with a nice playground and bathroom facitlties on site as well. There are... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Charles1019
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Cape Coral, Florida
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Fort Myers, Florida
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55 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful shady park that is on the river. Many events happen here. Lots of benches, walk paths, and fountains. Highly recommended place for a picnic!

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Thank Micrazy
Cape Coral, Florida
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686 reviews
166 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This park is located right after you go over the bridge on 41 to Ft. Myers. It is right on the water with a nice playground and bathroom facitlties on site as well. There are plenty of places t eat nerby after your time at the park. Edison's winter home is nearby as well.

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Thank Charles1019
Winter Haven
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171 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

My husband was running a race which started and finished at this park While I was waiting for him to finish I had a wander around, there is a nice walk along the front, with a small jetty out over the water There is a small children's play area, there are also some sculptures and water features too There is... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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139 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016

Nice afternoon for couples and/ or families marina's all around. Saturday they hosted an event called 3rd annual "taste of Lee" Probably 2 dozen local vendors from local restaurants, live music. The park is located in the downtown area and was a nice day. The cost was $5 per person and food varied, you needed to buy coupons but not... More 

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Thank Frederick O
Cape Coral, Florida
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

Great for romantic evening walks along the water! Pathways take you along the Caloosahatchee River where you can enjoy stunning sunsets and evening breezes. This park has loads of features including: art sculptures, fountains, benches, shelters with picnic tables, sand volleyball court, children’s playground, bathrooms and open grassy areas for playing Frisbee or having a picnic. Last Sunday we enjoyed... More 

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Thank KarenKayT
Fort Myers, Florida
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22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016

Nice park with a good view of the Caloosahatchee River. Lots of picnic tables, clean bathrooms, playground for the little ones. Good for family activities. I have had birthday parties & baby showers there.

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Thank Pat C
Versailles, Kentucky
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016

Centennial Park is well worth the visit. Beautiful grounds, immaculately kept. Great place to walk, relax, and take in all that is Ft. Myers.

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Fort Myers
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2016

It has been around for years and you can tell. You will find diversity here. You will the some of the best of people and some of the least fortunate. If you do not mind, play away. Lay a blanket down and have a picnic. From a playground, valley ball courts, attractive water fountain, monumental status where you could take... More 

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Thank CrysWhitty429
Fort Myers, Florida
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

Centennial Park on the Caloosahatchee River is a great place to walk, look at current public art, let children play on swings, have a picnic, enjoy an outdoor concert

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Thank bubbegator
Hudson, Ohio
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161 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2016

If you like to be on the water, this is a place to relax or just take a walk along the river. Nicely kept, open and clean so taking the grand kids is not an issue especially with the play ground. The Thursday Farmers Market with a few food trucks is a treat.

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