- TripBuzz found 299 things to do with kids in or near St. Petersburg, Florida, including 280 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Tampa, Clearwater, Largo and Madeira Beach.
- From Speed Boat Adventures to Great Explorations Children's Museum, the St. Petersburg area offers 95 different types of family activities, including: Parks, History Museums, Segway Tours and Boat Cruise.
- Nicknamed 'The Sunshine City', St. Petersburg, Florida holds the world record for the most consecutive days of sunshine at 768. Nestled on the coast between the Gulf of Mexico and Tampa Bay, sweeping costal views welcome visitors. The city touts many points of interest such as scenic local parks and gardens, museums, performing arts venues and the St. Petersburg Pier.
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335 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701 MoreLess Info
The heritage of Florida is put on display at the St. Petersburg Museum of History, which is owned and operated by the St. Petersburg Memorial Historical Society. The exhibits emphasize the history of St. Petersburg and the Pinellas Peninsula though.
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3400 Pasadena Avenue South, St. Petersburg, FL 33707 MoreLess Info
Combine your sightseeing with a high-speed adventure and book a 90-minute tour with Dolphin Racer, in Saint Petersburg. While you sit back and feel the ocean breeze in your face, you can watch the dolphins play in the speed boat's wake.
The Dali Museum is a privately owned museum dedicated to the art and life of surrealist painter Salvador Dali. Considered the official American home of Dali's work, the museum offers tours, gift shop, and educational programs year round.
An entertainment and performing arts venue, the Mahaffey Theater hosts various live music shows and events, and also provides spaces as well as event planners and coordinators for weddings and various social and corporate events.
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1800 Weedon Drive NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33702 MoreLess Info
Weedon Island Preserve offers 3,190-acre natural area to protect the natural environment where Native Americans lived for over 2,000 years. At select times, visitors can attend guided history walks, walks to look for birds, and photography hikes.
Over 50,000 tropical plants can be found in the Sunken Gardens. This living museum was founded more than 100 years ago, and contains some of the oldest tropical trees in the region. The landscape is completed by waterfalls.
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901 North Shore Drive, NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701 MoreLess Info
Gizella Kopsick Palm Arboretum is two acres and includes over 500 palms and cycads representing some 150 international species, as well as gazebos, benches and drinking fountains. It is open daily and guided tours are available.
Pier Dolphin Cruises is the only tour from the St. Petersburg pier which is completely on the water. The standard cruise covers 13 miles over an hour and a half time frame where the tour guide informs visitors of wildlife, million dollar homes, and the historic areas of the coast.