The City of Gulfport Williams Pier will be temporarily closed for approximately three months for scheduled construction beginning Monday, June 29, 2020. If you have any questions, please contact the Public Works Department at 727-893-1089.
Address: Shore Blvd. S. and 54th St. S. Hours of Operation: Open 24 hours
Williams Pier is located at the intersection of 54th Street South and Shore Boulevard in Gulfport. The first in a series of piers was built in 1907. The latest pier was recently renovated, and a dedication to Bert and Walter Williams was held in June 2001. Bert and Walter Williams, a father and son, were instrumental in the development of Gulfport, serving as city officials for a combined tenure of over twenty-seven years.
Features of the pier:
– 521-foot extension into Boca Ciega Bay providing access to fishing in deeper waters – Free admission – Exterior lighting – Benches – Fish cleaning table