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War Veterans' Memorial Park

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Humbling and Beautiful

Just standing and looking out at the water, and being so close to so many fallen heroes, is an... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
1911bunny
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St. Petersburg, Florida
Beautiful Place For Reflection

We came here on Memorial Day as we have done over the last 19 years. This beautiful Veterans... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Vinnie1973
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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9600 Bay Pines Blvd, St. Petersburg, FL 33708-3756
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just standing and looking out at the water, and being so close to so many fallen heroes, is an amazing experience. This is a wonderful spot to go for a picnic, or visit some of the VA monuments. I am proud that our tax-payer dollars...More

Thank 1911bunny
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We came here on Memorial Day as we have done over the last 19 years. This beautiful Veterans cementary and memorial park get more beautiful with every year. There us a memorial at entrance, oak lines road that wraps around, a bell tower that rings...More

Thank Vinnie1973
Reviewed 29 May 2018

this cemetery is kept up very good and the graves are taken care of too...I have family in this place and had no idea it was such a nice place for their eternal rest.

Thank moondoggietwo
Reviewed 18 May 2018

It's a lovely park with a lot of pavillions for special parties. nice boat ramp. I go there mostly to go kayaking. But at the end of park is a great pavillion. Go there and just sit and play backgammon. Always a dolphin show and...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Just the drive in alone is beautiful. We had pavillion no. 5 for a group picnic and the brochure was fantastic. Nice restroom, great parking. Nice areas for putting boats and kayaks in. Want to return and explore some more. There was a bonus with...More

Thank Gena C
Reviewed 26 April 2018

War Veterans' Memorial Park runs along Bay Pines Blvd. It is built to honor our veterans, mainly a walking park, facilities, lots of birds, small animals.

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 17 April 2018

This is a beautiful park. Once you drive into the park, leaving the congestion and traffic behind, it is a visit to old Florida. Large trees with Spanish moss, views of the bay. Picnic pavilions are available. Don't forget to use your bug spray and...More

Thank MissMMS
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Spent several hours there walking the dogs and sitting on the bench by the water.Beautiful place to ride bikes or picnic.Playgrounds for little ones too.Such a nice peaceful place to sit and read or be as active as you'd like.

Thank Terrib24
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Large peaceful park honoring all branches of the military with little pavillions for each branch. This is a park to stroll and reflect on honor, duty and bravery. Beautiful views, and awesome in intention. This is not a playground or a dog park, but a...More

Thank happy_in_paris_10
Reviewed 30 December 2017

I have enjoyed this park since I was a teen. bay pines is only one of several great parks we have in St. Pete. Here you do have access to the bay.

Thank Vickie L
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Response from Lazrlady | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are walking trails. As long as you wish: from just a few feet to as long as a mile or more. They are through woods and along the shoreline. It's a beautiful place for reflection and exercize.
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