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Coolidge Park

1 River St, Chattanooga, TN 37402
423 757 5152
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Ranked #8 of 78 Attractions in Chattanooga
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks, Bridges, Fountains
Activities: Picnicking, Walking
Owner description: Named in honor of a World War II Medal of Honor recipient, this seven-acre park features a restored hand-carved carousel, pavilion and interactive... more » Owner description: Named in honor of a World War II Medal of Honor recipient, this seven-acre park features a restored hand-carved carousel, pavilion and interactive play fountain. « less
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Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

We passed through when we were going to market street bridge. You would see people having a nice picinic and a man playing the guitar and just everyone having a great time.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

Our family drove over to this park to ride the carousel, which our preschooler LOVED. We also happened upon the large splash fountain and let our son play in it with his clothes on. Next time we will definitely bring a bathing suit. Although it was somewhat crowded at the water area, we had no trouble playing. It is a... More

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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48 reviews 48 reviews
17 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

When visiting Chattanooga in the summer, especially with children, you'll want to make sure you make a stop at Coolidge Park. Be sure to bring a change of clothes for the kids and maybe even yourself! They have the fountains on for playing in during the warmer months and their is also a carousel and plenty of grass to play... More

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Marathon, Florida
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174 reviews 174 reviews
41 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Super place to walk, cycle, grassy area for "basking", game playing, etc. The park is relatively small but none the less, a very nice green space.

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our walk in the park and even more our carousel ride. The park was very clean and was absolutely beautiful when we were there. Will definitely return on future visits.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
25 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

we really enjoyed the walk across Walnut street bridge to find this really well designed 'memorial' park.

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Berthoud, Colorado
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Coolidge Park is lovely and a great place for kids of all ages. We loved riding the Carousel and the attendant was fun to talk with. The splash park is also fun. There is a lovely walking path. It's close to many shops and restaurants. Our only complaint is that we wish it was even larger.

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Lexington
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Was in town for Ironman Chattanooga. Stopped to watch the dog disc qualifying events. Love that the park is a non-smoking park. Shame on those who disregarded that and smoked anyway.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Open grassy areas to play, throw a ball, frisbee, fly a kite. Hand carved merry go round, water fountains for the kids to play in, walking paths connect to the walking bridge, bicycle, run, or skateboard. Lots of shops, and food options

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Redcar, United Kingdom
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98 reviews 98 reviews
60 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Smart park very well tended and lovely water area for you and your children if you have them to cool off, plenty seating everything lovely and tidy and safe.

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