Time in St. Petersburg - United States

01:11
Thursday
October 29

St. Petersburg Facts

Population
257083
Country Dialing Code
+1
Time Zone
America/New York
Alternate Names of St. Petersburg
SPG, Saint Petersburg, St. Petersburg
Currency Code / Name
USD / Dollar
Geographic Coordinates
Latitude: 27.77086
Longitude:-82.67927

Things to do in St. Petersburg

The Dali Museum

Explore the extensive collection of human artistry housed at The Dali Museum. This museum houses the largest collection of art works by Salvador Dali (a Spanish painter) outside Europe. The Dali museum at St. Petersburg features oil paintings, watercolors, graphics, photographs, sculptures, drawings, and library, and many more! Among the notable displays of the museum are some of Dali's masterpiece: The Hallucinogenic Toreador and The Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus. Located at 1 Dali Blvd, St. Petersburg, Florida, numerous interactive programs and exchanging exhibits are hosted at the Dali Museum, along with its permanent displays and exhibits.

Sunken Gardens

Step into this botanical paradise and explore their collection of exotic plants, which includes native and international plant species. Sunken Gardens is packed with trees, flowers, tropical plants, bushes, waterfalls and other features that gives a nice and relaxing stroll to visitors while touring the botanical garden. Butterfly Garden, Cactus Garden, Japanese Garden and Chilean Flamingos are just some of the prominent attractions in Sunken Gardens. It hosts educational programs, special events, and tours, located at 1825 4th St N, St. Petersburg, Florida.

Museum of Fine Arts

Take a tour at the global artwork collection displayed in The Museum of Fine Arts in St. Petersburg Florida. It is one of the earliest art museums opened to public. The museum's collection represents human artistry that spans for almost 5,000 years of civilization. Among the notable collection housed at The Museum of Fine Arts are works of iconic artists such as Monet, O'Keeffe, Rauschenberg, Bourdelle, De Kooning, and many others. Permanent and temporary exhibits, programs, events, and tours are offered at this art museum. The Museum of Fine Arts exhibits their art extensive collection through categories - European Art, Asian Art, African Art, American Arts and objects, amongst others.

Florida Holocaust Museum

Florida Holocaust Museum is a museum that tells the story of people who died or suffered during Holocaust with its extensive collection of artifacts. The museum houses the actual box car that transported victims of Nazi reign, and historical videos, photos, documents, and more. Florida Holocaust Museum also hosts temporary exhibits with numerous objects, artifacts and images on display. It is located at 55 5th St. S, Saint Petersburg, Florida.

St. Petersburg Museum of History

Step back into time as you visit St. Petersburg Museum of History. Here, you can discover the history and heritage of Florida as the museum holds archives, historic photographs, documents, and artifacts relevant to the history of the city over the years . Among the exhibits at the museum are the Flight One Gallery (featuring artifacts related to St. Petersburg's aviation history), The Forgotten War: Korea 1950, Piering Into The Past, Sunshine City Gallery, Life, Death and The After (features an authentic 3,000-yr-old Egyptian mummy and Egyptian casket), and many others. The St. Petersburg Museum of History is located at 335 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg, Florida.

Egmont Key State Park

Egmont Key State Park is a beach and recreational park that offers a relaxing nature's view and several activities for visitors for all ages. The park is the home of wildlife like seabirds, hummingbirds, and others. The park has crystal-clear waters in its beaches and the scenic nature trails also provides an extra fun for its visitors. Egmont Key State Park houses numerous outdoor activities such as snorkeling, fishing, swimming, shelling, wildlife viewing, picnicking, among others. It is where the historic Civil War fort is seated, called the ruins of Fort Dade.