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Reviewed October 8, 2018

This cheerful and beautiful little park has just about every size and type of palm you could imagine. It's well maintained and well worth the stop if you are downtown.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank WeLoveStPete
Reviewed August 27, 2018

By far one of my favorite parks within a park! Amazing assortment of specimen palms, lovely brick pathways, and the Bay is adjacent. Plenty of parking, too.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank L G
Reviewed August 17, 2018

If you like palm trees, don't miss this place. Hundreds of different palm tree species and still expanding.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank b0b202
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Great place to go to learn about Florida horticulture. Easily accessible signage. Short tour, self-directed tour, but well worth it. I often go there to take camera shots for practice.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Michael B
Reviewed March 6, 2018

I never knew there were so many varieties - we all picked our favorites. Lovely. Free. At the edge of a great beach-park. Go!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank jarpsyd
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Over 500 species of palms and cycads in 2 acres. It is small, but you can spend a good hour there if you are into palms and cycads. Beautifully planned an well maintained. Free!!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank jerrybear1973
Reviewed February 10, 2018

It's so unusual, to see an arboretum, just for one flora specimen - palms! In fact, there are so many of them, and they are so different in their looks. Perfect place to learn about them. The Arboretum is located in the northern part of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank irina g
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Lots of various palms. They are working on updating signage and updating surrounding landscaping. Nice place for a stroll or just to relax on a bench & take in the beauty.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Ruth Y
Reviewed December 6, 2017

A great place to walk and learn about the palm trees in our area. Located on the downtown waterfront of St. Petersburg. From there, you can visit more of the parks and famous Vinoy Hotel.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank cynserra
Reviewed August 24, 2017

The botanist at Sunken Gardens suggested a visit to this small arboretum to see the "new home" of plants removed from a private residence of an avid plant collector, now deceased. These plants ae NOT marked as such as they are rare, and in other...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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