Depot Park

The 32-acre Depot Park is located to the south of Downtown Gainesville, Florida. Features include: a 1-acre children's play area including a springs-inspired splash pad; bicycle and walking trails; open green spaces;covered picnic pavilions; a nature preserve; a stormwater pond and more. Also located within Depot Park are the Pop a Top General Store and the Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention.
The children's play area is open from dawn to dusk.The Blue Grotto Splash Pad runs year round, weather permitting, and when the temperature is above 70 degrees.



Bicycling, Birding


Bus Parking, Concessions, Grills, Picnic Area, Playground

Average Visit Time

2 - 3 hours

Guest Information

Family Friendly, LGBTQ Friendly