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.

Ballard Park

W. Main Street, Tupelo, MS 38803
(662) 841-6440
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #6 of 14 attractions in Tupelo
Type: Parks
6 visitor photos
Write a Review

10 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    6
    4
    0
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
43 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Nice place to go and unwind. The ducks loved to be fed bread and most lol are friendly. Great play area for little kids. Love to just walk around and relax.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Jackson, Mississippi
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

I was surprised to discover a cute little museum and quality Veteran Museum at this park. Staff are very friendly and the park had interesting things to see. A nice family friendly place that is not overwhelming in size.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Beautiful park with lots of nature, walking trails, even a little vendor stand, park for the kids, lots of picnic tables and even a skateboarding ramp, an ampitheater; absolutely with my town had a place like Ballard Park!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tupleo
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

This was "the place" to use swing sets and pond fishing when the kids were little. Ducks abound with a paved walking trail. It is part of a much larger complex of soccer fields and adjacent baseball park. Covered pavilion. See Tupelo Parks and Rec for info.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

This place is beautiful. The ducks are so friendly! Make sure to bring bread to feeds these kind creatures. They are sure to make you smile. Ballard Park also provides many nice shows and programs for free as well!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tupelo, Mississippi
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

Well maintained lake which is full of duck and geese,encompassed by an enormous walking track. My children love to feed the ducks and then swing on the playground equipment. In addition, the Oren Dunn museum is located within the park. Great museum which is full of Tupelo History. All of the cities soccer fields and new baseball complex is located... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tupelo, Mississippi
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

I live in Tupelo, and would refer anyone to Ballard Park, maybe just to feed the ducks or take their children there, It is an all around great place to spend the day!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Baldwyn, Mississippi
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

Tupelo has worked hard to upgrade this park with soccer fields and many other areas of interest. The lake still holds the eye but as population grows more room will be needed. Nice area for a afternoon out.

Was this review helpful? Yes
tupelo, ms
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
14 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

This is a city park that is a baseball/ soccer complex. It is kept up very well. There is also a very beginner friendly disc golf course and a couple of playgrounds.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lafayette, Louisiana
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

Great venue, very clean and lots of fields with ample parking. Although the lighted lacrosse field was short, the turf was well maintained.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Been to Ballard Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Ballard Park, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing