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Tom Lee Park

Riverside Drive, Memphis, TN 38103
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Riverside Drive, Memphis, TN 38103
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just wanted to see the Mississippi. Wasn't much activity there only a lone paddle boat. Free parking. Nice place to sit and relax for a while

Thank Lovetogarden52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While the sunset is pretty and free from this perch, most all places downtown have a nice view of the river and sunset.

Thank iScout4U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The river walk is clean and a wonderful are for exercise. We went both mornings of our weekend and enjoyed the scenery. Watching the sunset over the river was also very nice.

Thank Lov2eat2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tom Lee Park is a great walk along the mighty Mississippi, and a great place to meet people, as there are always people there hanging out, walking, having picnics, watching the sunset, or doing the obstacle course.

Thank kcverbist
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very nice park along the Mississippi River. Great place to watch the sunset. Nice walking trails. There were also rocking chairs to rest in.

Thank Shaymus
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Was here for the 2017 Beale Street Music Fest. Of course the stage with all the bands I wanted to see was at the opposite end of the main entrance. If better information was provided I could have saved a lot of leg work by...More

Thank MTravi
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Park has had several shootings on weekends and that consistently uneasy feeling doesn’t go away. Not sure about returning.

1  Thank Jstinger
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Here for the Memphis in May World Class BBQ Competition, and the park is the PERFECT location!!! Right on the water front, great breeze (MOST appreciated in MAY heat) and very well kept. Great park named in honor of a man who single handedly saved...More

Thank Debe7ing
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Muddy in May for the Memphis in May music festival. Music from different stages compete with each other a bit. Drinks and food are good.

Thank jigthree
Reviewed 27 April 2017

On a nice day, there are splendid views across the river, nice paths and serenity abounds. But we came because I had read about the statue in memorial to Tom Lee (park named after him - he had rescued a number of people when a...More

Thank JackR46
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Betty O
20 June 2016|
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Response from caseymag | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! There were many picnic benches and if you take a blanket you can relax right by the river.