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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It is a nice walk by the river. It has nice monuments explaining what Tom Lee did. You can take pictures of the bridges on both sides and has a very nice view.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank melisaitzel
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove into this park area when we entered Memphis from Arkansas and decided to visit it again after doing things we had to do. The last day before we leaving Memphis we stopped at this park but the was a "gay festival" going on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I only noticed this park while driving into Memphis from Arkansas. It wasn't the best day to capture a nice sunset, but we did spend a couple of hours there. The Tom Lee statue was a nice touch. I was completely unaware of his heroic...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FlyAtNight
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Having never been to Memphis, we were very pleased to find this park along the Mississippi river. The paved walking trails were fantastic. There are exercise spots as well as spots for various sporting games - basket ball , soccer etc. In season, this is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RdTripper_USA
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Right on the river. The walk path was great and took you all the way up to the walk bridge across the river to the Arkansas side.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dingram4
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Great spot to take a chill when in downtown Memphis, very clean open space with good walks along the river, lots of folks having fun creating a good atmosphere andplace to be.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Daveshent
Reviewed September 28, 2018

So many upgrades to this park area. The area appears cleaner and nicer. Seeing the sunset on the Mississippi River is so soothing after a long work week.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tammon C
Reviewed September 21, 2018

We like to take our lawn chairs and Bluetooth speaker and sit close to the river. It's very peaceful to listen to music, watch the river, the tugs and people during the day. The sunsets are pretty amazing. Just be aware of your surroundings, as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank knowsgoodfood2016
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This is a nice place to visit when driving through downtown. Free parking so you can see the river up close. PLEASE make sure you visit during daylight hours. Can be a little shady after dark.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Heavy T
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Park has long trails for walking, running, scooter riding (we saw lots of those). We enjoyed sitting on the bench alongside the river and watch the sunset.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Betty O
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Absolutely! There were many picnic benches and if you take a blanket you can relax right by the river.
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