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Nice small park

Confederate Park is a nice small park across from mud island with trees that does help keep the... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
High Point
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Lots of squirrels!

Well policed small park with some civil war memorials still intact, our dog went crazy with all the... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Joliet, Illinois, United States
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

The park is still there put not the content... do not now where the canons etc has been moved to. Visit something else instead.

Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 20 August 2018

The shady politicians in Memphis SOLD this to a private party without telling anyone and then let them remove the statues in the middle of the night !! Don't waste your time going !!

2  Thank Heavy T
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Unnecessary addition to our visit. Skip it and save yourself from having to explain to your family and friends why you passively viewed this atrocity of a memorial to slavery. Removing this park would do nothing to remove the stain of the confederacy or it’s...More

4  Thank snuflower84
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Situated with views across the Mississippi this park is clean small but relaxing. Few monuments and information plaques to read. Worth a stop if passing.

Thank Robbie G
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Confederate Park is a nice small park across from mud island with trees that does help keep the hot midday Sun off you has some confederate cannons, some information plaques and other items of interest throughout the park .

1  Thank JULIANP710
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Well policed small park with some civil war memorials still intact, our dog went crazy with all the squirrels there must have been 20 in this small green area, the cop laughed at her and said all the dogs go nuts for the squirrels.

Thank JV12013
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Small park, next to Mud Island park with a view of the Mississippi. Across from the Court Square with the Courtyard, Springhill and Renaissance Inns across the street. Not much to see but still nice. Not something to go out of your way for

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Several cannons are set on concrete pads in the grassy area, inviting Visitors to approach for a closer look. Note the Horse & Carriage traveling through the park. I found the historical markers interesting reading. Author Elizabeth Avery Meriwether supported women’s suffrage & was granted...More

Thank ChanEvan
Reviewed 8 October 2017

I visited this park while in Memphis since it was right across the street from my hotel. There were some old cannons here as well as a few plaques with some Civil War-era stories; however, the highlight of this park was a giant statue of...More

1  Thank jackofhearts86
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Come see and feel the history. Walk around the park and see the beautiful view of the Mississippi river.

2  Thank HarryAdamsCSA
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