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Overton Park

1928 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2756
+1 901-274-6046
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Lovely Park for a walk with your dog

I was traveling with my pup and needed a place to stop and stretch our legs so I chose to take a... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
Charlottesville, Virginia
Check out the sculptures!

Rode my bike through this park and loved the Bike Gate and the Rhapsody Sculpture. Roads were... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
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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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1928 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2756
+1 901-274-6046
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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
Reviewed 6 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
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
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
Reviewed 6 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

1  Thank Hazel007_12
Reviewed 19 June 2017

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

Thank joymorrison1948
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Group of 6 wandered the main and side trails thru this park for several hours, meeting many other walkers and joggers. The old growth forest's massive trees provide terrific coolness to a warm, sticky day. Great for folks of all ages to enjoy the great...More

1  Thank Razorsue
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We loved this park. We planned on going here. Even packed a blanket to sit inside the park. Check out what is going on there before you go. You can go to the zoo, we walked through the park, drove some, and watched a free...More

Thank Rebecca O
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We are blessed to have this lovely park so centrally located. There's something for everyone here, with the adjoining Zoo!

Thank Therese H
Reviewed 18 May 2017

A beautiful park, contains many important buildings. The trees and landscaping are outstanding. We visited the museum and observed workers erecting pavilions for some outdoor celebrations.

Thank RavJeff
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