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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 1 week ago

The recreation of Greece's ancient Parthenon is a must-see attraction. Lovely park has rentable bikes to help exploration of a larger area.

1  Thank db_Blue
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful park. Between the flowers, lake, and sights to see, it was the perfect place for some quiet time with my wife.

Thank 13Bubba1313
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a student of classic architecture, an art enthusiast, or simply like a nice walk in the park this is a great place to visit. It is across the street from Vanderbilt University and about a mile from the booming Downtown Nashville. There...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having seen the original Parthenon in Greece, this one is helps bring to life what the ruins once looked like once upon a time. The park is large and there is always something going on, like a market, food, etc.

1  Thank Heather M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to visit the Parthenon in Centennial Park, which is a full-scale replica of the original in Athens. It is a hidden gem in Nashville which is not on many people's list of things to do in Nashville. The building was the centerpiece of...More

1  Thank mazzillp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You could eazily spend a half day here, walk around the park, interesting exhibits and a great part of Nashville history

Thank 256kennethk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to see the Parthenon and we thought there was going to have more to look around at but there was not. It seems like the homeless are slowly taking over the area. I would not come back here again.

1  Thank Rob I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I had a little time "to kill" before heading to the airport and decided to see if we could find the Parthenon; our GPS conspired against us, but we finally found it. The inside closes at 4:30 pm, but you can still...More

Thank gefilte63
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love Centennial park to run in the morning or to walk the dogs during the afternoon. Well kept grounds in a great location close to downtown, Belmont, and Vanderbilt.

Thank Morgan C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The park is large, clean, well kept and pretty with mostly open grass spaces and a small stream and lake. They host events so you might want to look things up to see what is going on there. Also the giant replica Parthenon is worth...More

Thank EDLichtenstein
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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