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Overton Park

Closed Now: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Overton Park is a 342-acre public park in Memphis, Tennessee. The park is home to two playgrounds, a dog park, an open Greensward for recreation, a Veterans Plaza, and the 126-acre Old Forest State Natural Area. It features more than eight miles of...more
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1914 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2806
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove through the park, then walked one of the trails. Loved the sculptures. very peaceful and well kept.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank readj50
Reviewed June 9, 2019

The park is nice and very peaceful. Be careful in the evening as lately there have been armed robberies in the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank charlie1sg
Reviewed April 12, 2019

We went as a group of 50 on the coach ~ naturally because that is where Elvis went! It was wonderful to imagine him enjoying this lovely place ~ we could see where the picture we have of him came from. Absolute must!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank PaulAllenT
Reviewed November 10, 2018

we toured and had a grand time again this year. new sights and visited old favorites. The food, the cultural highlights, as well as having family in Memphis all help to round out one grand time once again. Loved it!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nomad37465250485
Reviewed October 19, 2018

My son lives near this park and luckily gets to visit often. This is truly the best city park I have ever visited. When you stand in the old forest part of the park, you forget that you are in a major metro area. Very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

We were first drawn to the park by the colorful archway of bicycles on Poplar Ave. On the way back from downtown Memphis we were able to drive through this peaceful and attractive urban oasis. Unfortunately, we did not have time to visit either the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jgbtravels
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Well had to take pics of my family park. Well it has my family name so I took pictures. It is more like the welcome center and you can take a pic with BB King.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MinisterGee
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful slow walk thru trees. Afternoon so felt safe as a couple. Dog park was active. Several children at the playground.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank shirley202
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

This park is very close to my apartment located in midtown!! I love it!! It’s for dogs, kids, adults! There’s something for everyone! It’s well kept and a very friendly park!!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank whitney00hope
Reviewed March 3, 2018

My pup loves hanging out at the off leash dog park. Occasionally there is an owner who isn't paying attention to their dog's bowel movements, which is annoying. But overall friendly owners, good amount of room for running and playing.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Irene H
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