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Centennial Park

2500 W End Ave, Nashville, TN 37232-0030
+1 615-862-8400
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This downtown park has jogging paths, grassy spots for picnics and a small lake for paddle boating.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2500 W End Ave, Nashville, TN 37232-0030
+1 615-862-8400
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Reviewed 5 January 2012

Love this city park! Walk, run or linger - you can find something to enjoy here, especially on a wonderful sunny day in the south!

Thank Nashville10
Reviewed 2 January 2012

Lovely venue for a picnic or a music event on a pretty day. Take your time and enjoy the young people and all the activity!

Thank alicehmartin
Reviewed 22 December 2011

This isn't one of the larger Nashville Parks, but it is very centrally located and features the Parthenon and a nice lake. The park is home of a couple of large arts shows, which are well worth attending, if you are in town during those...More

Thank Mrblurge
Reviewed 3 December 2011

Centennial Park is wonderful on a Saturday afternoon. You can walk for days and enjoy the site of the Parthenon. Check out websites and look for all the great events that happen at Centennial, like the Celebration of Cultures.

Thank Kathleenk210
Reviewed 30 November 2011

Loved the open park so close to hotel. Miles of walking and the Parthenon Museum too.

Thank TNgirl111
Reviewed 30 November 2011

so much work has gone into this to explain the history of the US and the troubles they have had, nice to see and be a part of

Thank irish194960
Reviewed 28 November 2011

Check before you go for times to see the Parthenon. It was closed twice when I tried to go. Not sure why a major attraction is closed so much.

Thank Jutta M
Reviewed 28 November 2011

The park and surrounding area caters to everyone. Romantic walks, playing with your kids, site seeing at the Parthenon, this is truly a great location. Lots of dinning and other attractions surround the park, so you will not be at a loss for what to...More

Thank torrin66
Reviewed 27 November 2011

Where else can one go to see a full-sized replica of the Parthenon?Nowhere,I tells ya,nowhere!

Thank jackman1111
Reviewed 26 November 2011

Our family (with four small children) visited Centennial Park on a Saturday morning with our dog. First, note that this is the Centennial Park, marking Tennessee's 100-year mark in 1897 (I believe). There is also a Bicentennial park at the foot of the capitol grounds...More

Thank jef-ind
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10 July 2017|
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Response from Katie W | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe there are paddle boats available.
Kerri K
15 June 2017|
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Response from SMRay | Reviewed this property |
The hours are 9-430 Tuesday thru Saturday, 1230-430 on Sunday and is closed on Mondays.
Kerri K
15 June 2017|
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Response from Rosalie M | Reviewed this property |
It is open 9am - 4:30pm friday and saturday