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I love it

The place is not the big. But the small fountain in the middle, the trees, the flowers even the... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
Josefina A
via mobile
Nice Little Park

Many city events are held here throughout the year. This one block park is in the middle of the... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2016
Todd T
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109 W 4th St, 5th St / Washington St / 4th St / Market St, Saint Paul, MN 55101
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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Rice Park is the picture perfect movie set City Park. Surrounded by historical buildings, beautiful gardens, fountians and plenty of places to eat. During the summer come listen to local bands, drink wine and beer and nibble on delicious food truck favourites.

Thank Cynthia R
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The place is not the big. But the small fountain in the middle, the trees, the flowers even the weather was perfect such a nice place to go relax yourself and with kids too. I recommended to visits if you go around!

Thank Josefina A
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Many city events are held here throughout the year. This one block park is in the middle of the city with high buildings all around it. Many other attactions within a few blocks of this park. You will need to find parking in a ramp,...More

Thank Todd T
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Rice Park is one of the oldest if not the oldest parks in St. Paul. It is bookended by two historic buildings, Landmark Center and The James Hill Library. The St. Paul Hotel is also across the street as well. The park has an interesting...More

Thank Roger G
Reviewed 26 June 2016

No matter what time of year it is, rain, snow or shine, there's usually something going on in this park. If nothing else, a great place to people watch. There are business people, artists, students, tourists, lovers, vendors, dog walkers, bicyclists, etc. Some of them...More

Thank LennyKuku
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We went to check out the Peanuts characters and the kids liked searching for them. Then I noticed a lot of people were just hanging out on the benches enjoying the warm day and others brought blankets to sit on the grass. When the weather...More

Thank Keith T
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

The park itself was ok. A pretty fountain, lots of pigeons eating crumbs in the morning. I was lucky to be at The Saint Paul Hotel one of the nights that there was a free concert in the park. However the best thing that drew...More

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 9 June 2016

This is another beautiful green space downtown St. Paul! A great place to stroll in the summer fall and spring. As for winter, it is decorated gorgeously with ice sculptors and lights that are simply breathtaking!!

Thank Bruce and Mary S
Reviewed 2 June 2016

A gathering and stopping place, home to the Winter Carnival Ice Sculptures, surrounded by attractions, fountain, green space, food trucks, and older than Central Park in NY. A good locator and meeting spot.

Thank jesseMN
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We enjoy going to Rice park every year for the winter activities and summer activities. Good for couples and familys. If you enjoy winter activities they have ice carvings every year in January. They have a fountain area as well. Close to many places to...More

Thank Louis M
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Mary W
28 January 2018|
Response from Sieglinde G | Reviewed this property |
I usually park in the ramp next to the Saint Paul Hotel which is right on the park, but when there are a lot of events such as during the winter carnival you would have to go further from Rice Park to find someplace. There... More
5 January 2015|
Response from Thaddeus P | Reviewed this property |
Pazzaluna or St Paul Grill both nice upscale decor even if only mediocre food