Parks and Recreation

To preserve, protect, maintain and enhance the city's parklands and recreational facilities and engage people in leisure activities that contribute to their quality of life.

Fossil Park


6635 Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. St. N. • St. Petersburg, Florida • 33702


Opens 30 minutes before sunrise and closes 30 minutes after sunset

Rental Information

The general public may rent Fossil Park land & shelters, Willis S. Johns Recreation Center & Fossil Park Pool facilities, and Fossil Park Athletic Fields.

Park Features

  • Playground
  • Playcamp Site
  • Willis S. Johns Recreation Center
  • Fossil Park Pool
  • 2 Lighted Outdoor Basketball Courts
  • Lighted Regulation Size Baseball Field
  • 2 Lighted Youth Size Baseball Fields
  • Non-Lighted Youth Size Baseball Field
  • 6 Lighted Tennis Courts
  • Skate Park
  • Exercise Trail
  • Restrooms

Skate Park

Interactive Map

Click on the yellow boxes for details.