We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Louisville Waterfront Park

231 E Witherspoon St, Louisville, KY 40202-1397
1001-40202-502-938-7433
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Great place to stretch your legs

We were on a road trip and saw the former -train-tracks-turned-into-a-pedestrian-walkway from the... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
UseMassTransit
,
Baltimore, MD
via mobile
Great Day!

By chance was there during the 2017 Color Run! How col was that? We ate at Joe's Crab Shack and... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Elishia M
,
Anderson, Indiana
Read all 394 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 06:00 - 23:00
LOCATION
231 E Witherspoon St, Louisville, KY 40202-1397
CONTACT
Website
1001-40202-502-938-7433
Write a Review
Reviews (394)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

11 - 20 of 388 reviews

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We were on a road trip and saw the former -train-tracks-turned-into-a-pedestrian-walkway from the highway. It is stunning. We got off the highway and walked the bridge just before sunset for a much needed break. It was extremely well done, the park is lovely, and it...More

Thank UseMassTransit
Reviewed 10 June 2017

By chance was there during the 2017 Color Run! How col was that? We ate at Joe's Crab Shack and walked the river walk. A few homeless folk but they were nice one set even had caught some big ole fish! The Belle of Louisville...More

Thank Elishia M
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Great park on the shore of Ohio River. Quite peaceful and a good place for outdoor activities for both, adults and kids. The parking is free and there is a children's play area just as you enter the place. There are tracks for cycling and...More

1  Thank JAY M
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Lovely place to take a stroll. You can rent bikes at the bike station and take it along the water front or in the park. There are benches under the trees. A place of tranquility. Enjoyed the visit.

1  Thank Luv2Tour2
Reviewed 5 June 2017

A very nice park around the Big 4 Bridges. Perfect for a jog, stroll or bike ride. Nice paths, garden, statues, etc. along the river make for a enjoyable experience.

1  Thank coachee1313
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Great green space along the Ohio River, Had great views of the river. Was down there for the steamboat races. Lots of food and drinks. Had a good time watching the race and walked across the Big 4 bridge to Indiana (it's a mile across...More

Thank vangel048
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The river itself isn't particularly attractive, but the walking areas are quite scenic, statues, gardens, .......

1  Thank Jan P
Reviewed 30 May 2017

So much to see and do! We always visit this park when in Louisville. We have been during the day and at night and both times are great.

Thank Twinmom1313
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Very pleasant, clean park on the waterfront in Louisville. Beautiful views of the water and close to town. Only downside is that a loud interstate right by the river.

1  Thank Catherine T
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Our family spent part of Saturday in the area and it was a pleasant experience. Activities for young and old.

Thank WWorker
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Olive Leaf Bistro
245 reviews
.77 km away
Mayan Cafe
480 reviews
1.03 km away
Flat12 Bierworks
24 reviews
.78 km away
Parlour
17 reviews
1.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
Match Lounge
12 reviews
.94 km away
The Big Four Bridge
1,333 reviews
.01 km away
Riverside Cigar Shop and Lounge
14 reviews
.93 km away
Louisville Slugger Field
573 reviews
.96 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
jazzgran
10 May 2017|
Answer
Response from citychic1 | Reviewed this property |
There are a couple of restaurants. Joe's Crab shack comes to mind. But I don't believe there is outdoor seating and dog friendly. If you go up a few blocks off of the river, there are up around Main street.
0
Votes
MrsBird_13
12 January 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from William P | Reviewed this property |
Thunder is, I am told, the largest fireworks display in the US. It is really incredible, especially when viewed from the nearby Waterfront. It is preceded by an afternoon air show, with lots of interesting planes (often... More
0
Votes