City of St. Paul Park 

on the Mississippi


St. Paul Park has nine beautiful parks just waiting for your enjoyment.  There is something available for everyone in our community at all times of the year.  There are recreational facilities as well as serene parks.  Come out and see what a wonderful parks system is available for your use.

Abdella Memorial Park

This park has a 1/2 mile paved walking path, re-surfaced tennis courts, ball field, half court basketball and play equipment.  Enjoy the picnic area with a shelter and charcoal grill.  Abdella meets the needs of everyone.


Located on Hastings Avenue with parking on Dayton Avenue.

Axelrod Park

This park is handicapped accessible for hours of fun.  This park is formerly known as Pullman Park.  This park now has half court basketball, ballfield, play equipment, shelter with electrical service, picnic tables, grills and lighted parking.


Located on Pullman Avenue between 4th and 5th Avenues.

Dingle Park

This park has been designed specifically for toddlers. The park also features a picnic area with a shelter and grill.  For additional summer enjoyment this park is home of Movies-in-the-Park.

Located between Pullman Avenue, Portland Avenue and Holley Avenue.

Growing Together Community Garden

The Growing Together Community Garden is a city-owned plot of land that is managed and maintained by the Parks & Recreation Commission. The community garden was established in 2013. 

Located behind the Fire Station, 600 Portland Avenue

Heritage Park

This park is a wonderful place for family reunions.  Heritage Park has everything to amuse many.  It has ballfields, tennis courts, horse shoe pits, a badminton court, sand volleyball, half court basketball and seasonal football. 

In addition to all that, there is a building that can be rented for meetings or gatherings, a large pavilion with electrical service, bathrooms, drinking fountain with jug filler, benches, picnic area and grills.  This is a multi use facility that is handicapped accessible. 

Heritage Park is located at 1345 Laurel Avenue

Little Free Library

Little Free Library located at the community garden
Little Free Library located at the community garden

The Little Free Library is a “take a book, return a book” free book exchange.


1.  Growing Together Community Garden (next to the fire station) 600 Portland Avenue. 

2.  Axelrod Park, 455 Pullman Avenue

Lions Levee Park

This park has boat access to the scenic Mississippi River, picnic area, charcoal grills, a scenic overlook and is handicapped accessible.  The boat launch is available from 4:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m.

Located on the scenic Mississippi River.  Follow 7th Avenue to the end.

Riverside Park

This park is located on the backwaters of the Mississippi River with nature trails.  This park is a nature study area and is designed to be left in its natural state.  If you like to take hikes, snow shoe, cross country ski and see wildlife this park is for you. Parking is located on 13th Avenue. 

Located on the backwaters of the Mississippi River.  From 3rd Street follow 13th Avenue west to the end.

Sittlow Park

This park is one of our newest parks offering a variety of amenities for children in the area.

Located on east side of First Street between 10th and 11th Avenues.

Veteran's Memorial Park

This park is designed as a tribute to those who have served their country. Much of the funding, labor, and design of this park is due to the Veteran's Organizations of St. Paul Park.  A great place to relax and the enjoy the day.


Located between 4th and 5th Street and 1/2 block off North Broadway and is handicapped accessible.

Whitbred Memorial Park

Whitbred Memorial Park has been designed for teens by providing challenging activities. 

This park also has lighted hockey and pleasure skating during the winter, where a warming house is available. 

During the rest of the year you may use the half court basketball, picnic area, charcoal grills, or play equipment designed for children ages 10 and older.  This park is also has seasonal football and baseball. 

Located at 1301 Selby Avenue (Lincoln Avenue between 13th and 14th Avenue).

City of St. Paul Park, 600 Portland Avenue, St. Paul Park MN 55071