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Centennial Park

2000 W 1st St, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3109
+1 239-338-2287
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Very nice park next to the water

This i a great waterside park with great views and lots to do. Be sure to check out the statues of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Fort Myers, Florida
Beautiful Riverside Park with Playground

Very nice park on the water with children's playground, pier onto the water, fountains, picnic... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Fort Myers, Florida
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2000 W 1st St, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3109
+1 239-338-2287
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This i a great waterside park with great views and lots to do. Be sure to check out the statues of Edison and his friends. There are a lot of great restaurants close by including Fords Garage and Capones.

Thank Calef71
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice park on the water with children's playground, pier onto the water, fountains, picnic tables and much more. Fairly small, but lovely park that goes between one bridge and the other with sidewalks or grass to walk on.

Thank junehalladay
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a place to sit and watch the most beautiful sunsets in Southwest Florida. Throughout the year there are free events and concerts to visit. There are public restrooms and a shelter with picnic benches and lighting.

Thank Ro B
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I have been to this park a couple of times with family members and we always enjoy it. Last time my grandson brought his bicycle and rode along the boardwalk along the riverfront as well as playing on the playground equipment. This park has benches...More

Thank libertybele
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I've taken my girls here several times. The parking is free but it has a two hour limit (I'm not sure how strictly that's enforced on non-event days.) I like several things about the park. First, swings!!! They have several swings, for different ages and...More

Thank Christina H
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This is a very nice soothing Park by the River. We came here primarily to look at “The Vagabonds” Sculpture that pays tribute to the bonds of friendship between three friends, who were also the city’s most famous winter residents – Thomas Edison, Henry Ford,...More

Thank TheExplorerFamily
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a beautiful shady park that is on the river. Many events happen here. Lots of benches, walk paths, and fountains. Highly recommended place for a picnic!

Thank Micrazy
Reviewed 28 December 2016

This park is located right after you go over the bridge on 41 to Ft. Myers. It is right on the water with a nice playground and bathroom facitlties on site as well. There are plenty of places t eat nerby after your time at...More

Thank Charles1019
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

My husband was running a race which started and finished at this park While I was waiting for him to finish I had a wander around, there is a nice walk along the front, with a small jetty out over the water There is a...More

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Nice afternoon for couples and/ or families marina's all around. Saturday they hosted an event called 3rd annual "taste of Lee" Probably 2 dozen local vendors from local restaurants, live music. The park is located in the downtown area and was a nice day. The...More

Thank Frederick O
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11 November 2016|
Response from Frederick O | Reviewed this property |
We went to an event. ( Taste of Lee) But did find parking "free" on this Saturday had to walk 4 or 5 blocks Also there are some very cool shops and places to eat /drink here. I was surprised many people had their dogs... More
sal c
23 January 2015|
Response from sal c |
After two days I found the answer myself. If anyone eles would like to know.. They Are Not Pet Friendly...