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Arts In St. Petersburg, Florida Offer Culture

Follow our Arts & Culture Guide

Recently, St. Petersburg, Florida has been designated as one of the top 25 arts destinations for mid-sized cities, according to American Style Magazine. This make stays at Sirata Beach Resort–among the most convenient hotels near the Salvador Dali Museum–an exceptional treat for those who love discovering local artistic culture. Whether you enjoy witnessing beautiful hidden gems like murals in the making or watching quality live theater after a relaxing day on the beach, when it comes to the arts, you’ll always find things to do in St. Petersburg.

Follow our Arts & Culture Guide below for our favorite museums, galleries, and theaters located in St. Pete Beach.

Salvador Dali Museum

The Dali Museum Collection is rich in works from artist Salvador Dali’s entire career (1904-1989), with key works from every moment and every medium of his artistic activity. The collection includes 96 oil paintings, many original drawings, book-works, prints, sculpture, photos, manuscripts, and an extensive archive of documents.

St Petersburg Arts Alliance

The umbrella organization that serves the arts and cultural community. Visit to download an area guide to studios, galleries, museums and performing arts.

Second Saturday Art Walk

Once a month, the Five Arts Districts open late for an art walk with gallery exhibits and studio live demonstrations. Trolleys provide free transportation from 5pm to 9pm.

Shine Murals & Walking Tour

Shine has showcased the City of the Arts with inspiring murals in 17 public places. St Petersburg is an open-air museum showcasing local and international mural artists. Shine Trolley and walking tours are available on Saturdays from 10 am to 11:30 am. Admission Fee. Visit to reserve your tour.

American Stage

As the Tampa Bay area’s longest-running, most critically-acclaimed professional theatre company, we seek to bring the power of quality live theater to each generation in our community. For season schedule and tickets, please visit

Palladium Theatre

Your home for jazz, blues, pop, opera and more. Visit the Palladium Theatre for events, shows and tickets.

St. Pete Beach Travel Guide

Looking for more things to do? Read our latest blog on theaters at St. Pete Beach, and check out our St. Pete Beach Travel Guide for a variety of activities, just minutes from Sirata Beach Resort.