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Overton Park

1928 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2756
+1 901-274-6046
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Splendid

Bike paths, doggie park and playgrounds. This park is very pretty and centrally located to other... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sondra A
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Nashville, Tennessee
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Overton Park

Excellent place in the inner city of Memphis, The bike arch is very neat and cool, just in the... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
Tyler H
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Memphis, Tennessee
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A serene wooded area in the middle of the bustling city of Memphis: great for hiking and biking.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“art museum” (9 reviews)
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1928 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2756
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"brooks museum"
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"old growth forest"
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"green space"
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"memphis zoo"
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"walking trails"
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"war memorial"
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"rhodes college"
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"leisurely stroll"
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"all ages"
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"levitt"
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"picnic"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bike paths, doggie park and playgrounds. This park is very pretty and centrally located to other attractions We enjoyed the trails and our only regret is that we didn't know about the doggie park. We will be sure to being our pooch the next time...More

Thank Sondra A
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Excellent place in the inner city of Memphis, The bike arch is very neat and cool, just in the midtown area around the zoo as well so knock to birds with one stone, also they have a dog park near it. Beautiful example of nature

Thank Tyler H
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Great for anyone and everyone. Playgrounds and picnic tables for families, walking and biking trails, benches and water fountains, live (FREE) blues music at the Levitt shell in summer time, fields for sports, ponds, a golf course, and plenty of food trucks on the weekend...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

We loved the music at Lafayette Music Room and the food was delicious. We had pizza and we also had cinnamon ice cream with cookies. Yum! Service was outstanding and loved the band!

Thank Karen G
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

I was traveling with my pup and needed a place to stop and stretch our legs so I chose to take a stop from highway driving and found that this park was a great way to view Memphis like a local. The Old forest State...More

Thank 02bwiser
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Rode my bike through this park and loved the Bike Gate and the Rhapsody Sculpture. Roads were closed off to traffic in the part that I rode through which made for a pleasant ride. P.S. Check out the Bike Gate at night, as it is...More

Thank Cmera4Fun
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We parked near the Brooks Museum. We walked half of the perimeter on pavement then took a trail back. We saw several runners on the pavement and on the the trails. The dog park and playground at the entrance were very nice. The restrooms were...More

Thank dragonflytw65
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Brilliant place we were there in September and there was free music in the park ,great venue they sell food ,beer.or you simply take your own ( plus chair ) and listen to fantastic talent. there are other things in the park as well but...More

Thank Gwyn B
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

I used to go to Overton Square (down the street from the zoo, Cooper at Madison) in the 80s. I lacks the funk and soul. It is now a little eccentric. Too may restaurants. Your kids will be bored, Few Shoppers' Delights, especially for men...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2017

Took a tour with Mike Freeman... excellent, very knowledgeable, went to any place that Elvis was.... Would certainly recommend!

Thank joymorrison1948
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