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Founders Park

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Address: 87000 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3110
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nice beach and public park

Because we were staying at a local hotel we were able to get free admission. spent the afternoon snorkeling off the beach and people watching. Nice place for small children and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Boca Raton
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109 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Because we were staying at a local hotel we were able to get free admission. spent the afternoon snorkeling off the beach and people watching. Nice place for small children and play ground close by

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Tavernier, Florida
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16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice park, I wish it was free to all monroe county residents. Kind of pricey to use the pool, but a nice pool.

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Lebanon, Ohio, United States
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lots of fun for travelers and locals alike. Nice dog park too. Beautiful pools and right along the bay side.

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Thank Ileen D
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

sand beach, large swimming pool , clean and quite , marina , tennis are inside of the park also a kids area for play in the beach very nice place for families

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Thank Yonay M
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3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone at founders Park was so kind and professional!! My sons first time jumping off a diving board, he loved the high dive!! We will be back for sure!

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Thank Rob S
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Skip the hefty cost of snorkeling from a boat, this beach is beautiful and you can snorkel from the shore. Swim out to the rocks and you will see many fish. On one visit I saw a sting ray, nurse shark, spiny lobsters, and several varieties of reef fish. Showers, rest rooms playground and picnic tables available. $8 for adults,... More 

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Sellersville, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fully loaded park with its own beach, dog park, pool, etc. Very well maintained. Loved visiting there.

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Thank bermuda9608
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to do something different and ended up here. They have so many different things. There is a dog park, a private beach and an pool area. There also is a little kids water type fun area. You do have to pay to enter the park and then again if you want to use the pol area. It's a... More 

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Thank Yamila D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a fun place to snorkel and we found it here at founders park! Calm, crystal clear water. We saw all kinds of tropical fish, jellyfish, crabs and stingrays! Lots of fun.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not only does Founder's Park have one of the few beaches in the Keys, the swimming facilities are amazing! There is an Olympic size pool that can accommodate swim teams and casual swimmers at the same time. There are numerous diving boards and plenty of trained lifeguards who will oversee children who wish to try the "high dive". There is... More 

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