Rice Park

Park, Plaza
109 4th St. W.
Saint Paul, MN 55102
(651) 266-6400


  • a beautiful public square created in 1849 - example of gorgeous urban green space for city dwellers!
  • Stand in the center of the park, look north south east and west, you will see a building that defines Saint Paul in all four directions!
  • Great place to skate off those extra calories! Have fun!
  • Don't let the name fool you, there isn't any rice here.
  • A great lunch destination for the M-F work crowd in the summer. You can almost always find a food truck or two plus plenty of benches for the sun and shade lovers alike.
  • Check out the ice sculptures during the Winter Carnival.
  • Go to Rice Park in the evening after dark, during the winter. Beautiful place! If you have a WellsFargo card, get skates and skate free at the small rink by the Landmark Center.
  • drink the fountain water... I dare you
  • Great place for a romantic walk on valentines day
  • Beautiful Park.
  • Magical lights
  • Electrical hook ups on trees. Great for laptops or phone charging.
  • Get a picture of "The Source" (the girl in the fountain), sculpture by Alonzo Hauser with the St Paul's central library in the background.
  • The lights in the park every winter are magical.
  • A nice urban park. Beautiful downtown location.
  • This is Chris Coleman's St.Paul, a rundown park full of hobos at 8pm on a Thursday. And this hack thinks he can run a whole state
  • Tasty food trucks during the warmer months
  • It's a great park to walk through if you're trying to get from the most dale of downtown to the Xcel Energy Center.
  • Lovely park! Especially at Christmas time.
  • Christmas tree lights are on

Nearby places

345 Washington St (at 5th Ave)
175 Kellogg Blvd W (at 7th St. W)
120 Kellogg Blvd W (at N Washington St)