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Water Works Park Splash Pad

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The Water Works Park is located in heart of downtown Tampa. This park includes an interactive splash pad area for kids with a large yellow bucket that regularly dumps loads of water directly onto anyone underneath the bucket. Definitely a feature loved by children.

There are other water features that keeps kids entertained and cool on those hot Florida days. In addition to the fun splash area, there is a playground structure nearby that gives kids a break from the water play.


Surrounding Amenities:

Festival Lawn: An open grass space for festivals, concerts, movies in the park and even a picnic.

Dog Park: Dog Park is a shady, fenced dog park that can accommodate large and small dogs.

Covered and shaded picnic spots: Bring your own lunch and take a seat at the tables at Water Works Park. There are limited tables, so come early to get a spot.

Boat Dock and Water Taxi Stop: Dock your boat and enjoy the park or hop on the Pirate Water Taxi and catch breathtaking views of downtown and the Tampa Riverwalk from the water.


Riverwalk Benches: Take a stroll with the family and enjoy the waterfront views along Tampa’s Riverwalk are the best seats in Tampa. Stroll along the Riverwalk or visit nearby Armature Works and Ulele Restaurant.


Entry Fee: Free
Parking: Free parking near the perimeter of the park
Hours: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Water Works Park
11710 N Highland Ave.
Tampa, FL 33602


Photo Courtesy: TampaGov