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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.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2500 W End Ave, Nashville, TN 37232-0030
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+1 615-862-8400
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"parthenon replica"
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"feed the ducks"
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"vanderbilt university"
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"mile loop"
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"green space"
in 19 reviews
"greek parthenon"
in 28 reviews
"full scale"
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"exact replica"
in 33 reviews
"walking trails"
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"sunny day"
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"art museum"
in 28 reviews
"walk around"
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"nice walk"
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"on display"
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"downtown nashville"
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"picnic"
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Reviewed yesterday

We first visited the area during a trolley tour then we went back and investigated. Nice walk and lots to see.

Thank LDtravelalot
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A nice green space in central Nashville also features a large replica of Athen's Parthenon, a Sports Complex, a performing arts studio, a lake and a couple monuments.

Thank rraposo2
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Incredible expansive park in Nashville with free parking and many sights to see. This park was developed on the site of Nashville’s Centennial Fair held in 1897. Remaining attractions are the reconstructed full scale Parthenon complete with 42 foot statue of the goddess Athena, the...More

Thank Lois P
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nashville has done a tremendous job in honoring the men and women who have served our Nation as the Centennial Park area is also a War memorial park to those brave men and woman who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedoms. Peaceful, clean and...More

Thank trojans
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very nice and pretty park if you need s break from downtown. Nice sculptures and gardens along the path

Thank Jackie W
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The landscaping is not to be believed. I felt like I was someplace in Europe. I love the abundant colored landscaping details and the wide expanses of lawn. The Parthenon is ever so much grander in person than when seen in a picture. Worth the...More

Thank sheiladonahue17
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Worth seeing when in Nashville in a nice City Park. Parking is slim but was not difficult to find parking spot.

Thank Jerry7111
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Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are the type of tourist who loves people watching and a quiet time in front of a lake to fight the jet lag, then the Centennial Park is the best place for you. I visited in the summer and there were a lot...More

Thank EFPR18
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It is not a huge park but a lovely park to go for a run. There are lots of different paths to take and some lovely sights. You will see other runners too. Just take enough water with you if you are running early as...More

Thank Louise P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful park and it has the replica of Partheno. The parking is easy and accessible. You have to get a ticket to visit the parthenon.

Thank Hany G
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Michael P
10 July 2018|
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Response from aegeeg | Reviewed this property |
There’s parking throughout the park for free.
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Cissle B
24 May 2018|
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Response from bingo0513 | Reviewed this property |
Park closes at 11PM
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Emstar115
11 July 2017|
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Response from Katie W | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe there are paddle boats available.
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