Opening day for Museum Park

  • Visitors to the long-awaited opening day for Museum Park admire the U.S. Coast Guard tall ship Eagle as it glides into the fully-refurbished deepwater slip at the downtown Miami park on Saturday June 14, 2014. The park encompasses acres of green space, the Pérez Art Museum Miami, and the Frost Museum of Science, now under construction. Last week, Mayor Tomás Regalado said the site would not be used in part for a proposed pro soccer stadium. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Mathias Sauzey, 4, his parents Murielle and Ivan Sauzey, right, of Surfside, and his uncle Tito Parra, left, walk from Pérez Art Museum Miami to explore the new Museum Park in downtown Miami on Saturday, June 14, 2014, the park's opening day.The park encompasses acres of green space, the art museum and the Frost Museum of Science, now under construction. Last week, Mayor Tomás Regalado said a proposed pro soccer stadium would not be built on part of the park site. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Bicycle racks at Museum Park in downtown Miami got a lot of use on the downtown Miami park's opening day, Saturday June 14, 2014. The park encompasses acres of green space, the Pérez Art Museum Miami, and the Frost Museum of Science, now under construction. Last week, Mayor Tomás Regalado said a proposed pro soccer stadium would not be built on part of the park site. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Capt. Benjamin Davis, center, commanding officer of the U.S. Coast Guard Miami Base, surveys the new Museum Park as the tall ship Eagle docks at the downtown Miami park's deepwater slip on Saturday June 14, 2014. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • U.S. Coast Guard Academy cadets climb near the sails for the tall ship Eagle as it docks in a deepwater slip at Museum Park in downtown Miami on Saturday, June 14, 2014. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A man throws a line to shore as the U.S. Coast Guard tall ship Eagle docks in a deepwater slip at Museum Park in downtown Miami on Saturday, June 14, 2014, the park's opening day. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Miami Mayor Tomás Regalado, center, poses for photos with CWO Vernon Schriner, U.S. Coast Guard Sector Miami finance officer, left, and Paul Pawloski, U.S. Coast Guard Miami Beach chief of security, after the U.S. Coast Guard tall ship Eagle arrived for opening day of Museum Park in downtown Miami on Saturday June 14, 2014. The park encompasses acres of green space, the Pérez Art Museum Miami, and the Frost Museum of Science, now under construction. Last week, Regalado said a proposed pro soccer stadium would not be built on part of the park site. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Miami Mayor Tomás Regalado walks past the U.S. Coast Guard tall ship Eagle after he watched it dock on opening day of Museum Park in downtown Miami on Saturday June 14, 2014. The park encompasses acres of green space, the Pérez Art Museum Miami, and the Frost Museum of Science, now under construction. Last week, Regalado said a proposed pro soccer stadium would not be built on part of the park site. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Downtown Miami resident Raissa Fernandez chats on her cellphone while watching the U.S. Coast Guard tall ship Eagle's arrival to Museum Park on opening day, Saturday June 14, 2014. Fernandez said the green space in downtown Miami is "wonderful -- an asset to our community, to Miami. [Parks] attract families. This is what we need. Another stadium is not an asset." The park encompasses acres of green space, the Pérez Art Museum Miami, and the Frost Museum of Science, now under construction. Last week, Mayor Tomás Regalado said a proposed pro soccer stadium would not be built on part of the park site. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • The U.S. Coast Guard tall ship Eagle appears to dwarf a cruise ship at PortMiami on the tall ship's way to the deepwater slip at Museum Park in downtown Miami on Saturday June 14, 2014. The park encompasses acres of green space, the Pérez Art Museum Miami, and the Frost Museum of Science, now under construction. Last week, Mayor Tomás Regalado said a proposed pro soccer stadium would not be built on part of the park site. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Downtown Miami resident Mark Kirby, right, with his dog Kirby, and others hold signs during Museum Park opening day on Saturday, June 14, 2015 to express their positive feelings about the downtown Miami park. Last week, Mayor Tomás Regalado said a proposed pro soccer stadium would not be built on part of the park site. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A City of Miami Fire-Rescue boat gives a water-spray welcome to the U.S. Coast Guard tall ship Eagle as it approaches the deepwater slip at Museum Park in downtown Miami on Saturday June 14, 2014. The park encompasses acres of green space, the Pérez Art Museum Miami, and the Frost Museum of Science, now under construction. Last week, Mayor Tomás Regalado said a proposed pro soccer stadium would not be built on part of the park site. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Parents push their baby in a stroller as they explore the Museum Park, which opened Saturday, June 14, 2014 in downtown Miami. At right, the twin masts of the U.S. Coast Guard tall ship Eagle are visible.The park encompasses acres of green space, the Pérez Art Museum Miami, and the Frost Museum of Science, now under construction. Last week, Mayor Tomás Regalado said a proposed pro soccer stadium would not be built on part of the park site. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF