Railroad Square Art Park

#4 in Best Things To Do in Tallahassee
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Key Info

618 McDonnell Dr

Price & Hours

Free

Details

Cafes, Shopping, Free, Neighborhood/Area Type
1 to 2 hours Time to Spend
4.0

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  • 5.0Value
  • 4.0Food Scene
  • 4.0Atmosphere

Located between Florida State University and Florida A&M University, Railroad Square Art District serves as an art and entertainment hub in downtown Tallahassee. The area's unique offerings include antique stores and art galleries sandwiched between eclectic businesses like a pinball arcade, an indoor rock climbing gym and a specialty kayak shop. Not to mentions numerous quirky options for food and drinks.  

Past travelers suggest taking a few hours to stroll through the various shops, claiming that Railroad Square Art Park offers something for everyone, regardless of age or interests. Black Dog Cafe earns praise from many past visitors for its quaint atmosphere and tasty pastries and coffee. Many agree that the best time to visit this area is the first Friday of the month, when live music is performed and all of the galleries and shops are open.

Exploring the Railroad Square Art Park is free. Many of the business are open from Thursday to Sunday, with a few storefronts open daily. Check out the Railroad Square Art Park's website to learn more about its various businesses and their respective hours.

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