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Riverfront Park

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Neighbourhood: Downtown Nashville
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Address: 100 First Ave North, Nashville, TN 37201
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This park features concerts, a popular carousel and an ice-skating rink.

This park features concerts, a popular carousel and an ice-skating rink.

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Sit and enjoy the breeze and the view.

This is the place to be when it's hot! The breeze is great. It's located at the end of Broadway and 1st, so you can see down Broadway and choose where you want to go. Plus if... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Kathy D
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Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is well worth a walk along, on a nice day. Also close to the Fort which also is worth looking through

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Louisville, Kentucky
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104 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a nice place to sit and have a picnic before we started walking around Downtown Nashville. There are many food choices around or you could bring your own.

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Thank K G
Murray, Kentucky
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162 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love coming down to Riverfront park when we are in town. If the sun is out, it will be the best day! Check out the walking bridge over the river and relax on the green grass.

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Thank Birdie G
Newport, Kentucky
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105 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Riverfront park was nice, but not spectacular, like the one in Cincinnati. It is a bit drab, with very few gardens, and a walking path along the river. For some reason, as we visited the park, we didn't feel 100% safe. That is not to say it isn't safe, but is doesn't have that open feel. There is a dog... More 

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Sandusky, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a wonderful afternoon at the park. The park is spacious and was not crowded on a sunny day dring spring break 2017. Great places for a picnic, a break from the Nashville noise, and the walking bridge had some wonderful views and is free. We saw many getting engagement and wedding pics on the bridge and people pasing... More 

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Thank Randy F
Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is the place to be when it's hot! The breeze is great. It's located at the end of Broadway and 1st, so you can see down Broadway and choose where you want to go. Plus if you walk toward the Ascend theater, you find a dog park and swings.

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Thank Kathy D
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

So much to see and do at Riverfront Park,whether it be looking at the river and river boats, there is tourist watching and listening to music

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Thank Trish B
Bloomington, MN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This park is below the River Bridge and is a place where runners run and exercise, they have bikes to rent for the day and is a nice place to relax and view the Nissan Stadium across the River

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Cleveland, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Sit by the water, listen to free music and watch the barges and tugs go up and down the river! Right at the end of Broadway. On a dunny day its very cool to come hang out and lay out for a while. When you are done, walk the bridge!

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Savannah, Georgia
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I visited this park during CMA Fest, I had the time of my life and enjoy going to this site on a regular basis. I would recommend visiting this park to anyone....

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