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Historic Virginia Key Beach Park

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Located off of Miami's Rickenbacker Causeway in Key Biscayne, this beach features a vintage carousel and train ride.
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4020 Virginia Beach Dr, Miami, FL 33149-1000
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is a nice path to walk on this beach. A sweet view of the bridge and palm trees.it wasn’t a very crowded beach and parking was right along the beach. Several food vendors located there as well.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018

We were stuck in traffic on Rickenbacker Causeway and decided to visit. What a great place to go kayak or just walk

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank marta03_2_12
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

This beach was less crowded than the other beaches we visited, but it (just like the rest) was full of stench and seaweed. We didn’t know the beach closed at 7 p.m., paid to park, and was told to leave less than an hour later....More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank madams4379
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

The beach is DIRTY, NASTY the sewers is not only outside but inside the beach. The beach had not been cleaned. Don't waste your money the beach does not provide a working family a decent and clean place to hang out. Shame, shame, shame.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Andrea C
Reviewed July 1, 2018

I love this beach it is so beautiful quite. It is truly a gem! Well kept by the City of Miami parks. Has great parking and it is very safe.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Emilia D
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

We paid $10 to get in. We parked and walked up to beach and their were red flags. It was so choppy and rough!. We left and was able to get my money back but he was rude about it. I said I just came...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lanamari
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Virgina Key Beach Park is considered historic because in 1945 it was designated a "colored" only beach. This was done to appease the African American GI's who had just come back from saving the world from the Germans only to find that they could not...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank Arielfl
Reviewed February 5, 2018

This is where locals go because it is beautiful, clean and pristine, with the feeling of being on a deserted island and yet with sweeping views of Biscayne Bay. South Beach is for tacky tourists. Key Biscayne Virginia Beach is for locals "in the know."

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank JMF8
Reviewed January 7, 2018

The park and picnic areas are clean and well maintained. Reserve picnic areas ahead of time for parties. We've celebrated young children and teen's birthdays. Always nice and not crowded. The beach is pretty though not a lot of sand. It is good for walking...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank 622elianap
Reviewed October 23, 2017

This beach is magical. You feel like in paradise. Far from the busy and noisy beaches, it's more than worthy to go !

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Alex Emilio P
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