Dali Museum

4/5 (1 Reviews)
Enjoy a colorful walk through the works of the brilliantly eccentric Salvador Dali in St. Petersburg’s stunning beachside setting. The museum has been deemed “one of the top buildings to see before you die” and contains hundreds of masterpieces by the incredible, albeit eccentric, artist.
Gate Price
Adult: $22.47
Child: $7.49

This St. Petersburg museum is too dalicious to pass up. Inside the dalightful structure are hundreds of dalicacies that will satisfy the most fervent fan of Surrealist art. Even for those with disdain for the artsy-fartsy, or people who just aren’t interested in dilly-Dali-ing around paintings, the waterfront location of the building…well, c’est magnifique! An afternoon at the Dali Museum makes for a unique learning experience for travelers of any age or background.

There’s no denying that the works of Salvador Dali are bizarre, but this collection sheds light on the life and ingenious mind of the Spanish artist behind the controversial and revered paintings that have titillated the art world for nearly a century. Visitors will learn about his escape from Europe during the terrors of World War II and his transitions through various mediums and genres, including Impressionism, Cubism, and Surrealism. The Dali Museum in St. Petersburg boasts an incredible permanent collection, including works held within 20,000 square feet of geometrically-sumptuous gallery space. Ninety-six oil paintings, select drawings, fine prints, photographs, videos and Surreal objects by Salvador Dali are boldly showcased in a lavish display that is rivaled only by a second Dali Museum located in Figueres, Spain. ¡Viva la Revelación! Shows the works in chronological sequence with focus given to the key works in the career of Dali, shown in ambient lighting. The main galleries at The Dali highlight not only the works of the man himself, but also the stunning panoramic view of Tampa Bay.

Collection highlights include Dali’s “Self Portrait” (1921), “Cadaques” (1923), “Puzzle of Autumn” (1935), “Portrait of My Sister” (1923), “Girl with Curls” (1926), “Basket of Bread” (1926) “The Disintegration of the Persistence of Memory” (1952-1954), “The Hallucinogenic Toreador” (1969-1970), and dozens of other masterpieces.

For those who can’t get enough of Salvador Dali, objet d’art, prints, accessories and clothing are available for sale in the museum store. The Dali in St. Petersburg is the only attraction on Florida’s west coast to receive a three-star rating from Michelin, and has been dubbed “one of the top buildings you have to see before you die”. Don’t delay any longer, the works of Dali await!

Reviews for Dali Museum

Review Snapshot® by PowerReviews Express
 4 out of 5 stars (based on 1 customer ratings)
Average Rating for Dali Museum
0% of respondents would recommend this to a friend.
Tried it? Write a Review
Displaying Reviews 1-1 of 1 Back to Top Previous | Next
Beautiful Museum
By Foges66 from Sherman, Ct. on
Bottom Line:
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Comments about Smart Destinations Dali Museum:

Use a docent. It really gives insight into what Dali was trying to convey. Weird but awesome works.

Was this review helpful to you? Yes / No- You may also flag this review.

Website: www.thedali.org

Phone: 727-823-3767


One Dali Boulevard
St. Petersburg, FL 33701


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday 10:00am - 5:30pm;
Thursday & Friday 10:00am - 8:00pm;
Sunday 12:00 noon - 5:30pm
Check the website for extended hours during the holidays and/or summer.


Parking in the museum lot is $5.


Thanksgiving and Christmas Day


One Dali Boulevard
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Public Transportation

Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA)

St. Petersburg Trolley Downtown Looper

PSTA's Central Avenue Trolley

Driving Directions

Take I-275 to Exit 22 in St. Petersburg. Follow I-175 East to its end at the light on 4th Street South. Continue straight on Dali Boulevard to the Museum's entrance on the left.

From Orlando, Take I-4 West to I-275 South to Exit 22 (left exit) onto 175 East in St. Petersburg. Follow to I-175 East (left exit) to its end at the light on 5th Ave South. Continue straight on Dali Boulevard (5th Ave South) to the Museum entrance on the left.

Getting In

Present your Go Select pass at the Members Desk admission desk on the left as you walk in.


The Honda Grand Prix will take place on March 22nd, 23rd and 24th. Because the track surrounds the Dali Museum,you must purchase Honda Grand Prix tickets to gain access to the Dali Museum. Tickets may be purchased on location.

Save even more with these pre-built discount packages that include Dali Museum bundled with other great Orlando attractions.

  • Loading Packages…

Save Big on Orlando's Top Attractions

Build Your Own Pass

Save 20% when you buy 2 or more attractions.

Get Started

All-Inclusive Pass

Save up to 55% on 30+ attractions for one low price.

Learn More

Select More. Save More.

  • +Add attractions and watch your savings grow.