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This downtown park has jogging paths, grassy spots for picnics and a small lake for paddle boating.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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2500 W End Ave, Nashville, TN 37232-0030
+1 615-862-8400
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Worth a visit! impressive building and beautiful park. Even on a cold and rainy day we enjoyed our visit. The Parthenon was awesome.

Thank helenlf2017
Reviewed today

The Parthenon and Centennial Park were worth a quick visit! The park was clean and well maintained. We were able to walk through the Parthenon in under one hour.

Thank christophercasey
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to Centennial Park today and the Parthenon replica was just plain spectacular. To see the exact replica in size and construction (looking down the exterior hallways you even see the “urn”), it was just impressive. The huge grounds with grass and beautiful trees were...More

Thank Cheryal
Reviewed 4 days ago

We saw the park on the hop on/ hop off bus and went back the next day. We had beautiful weather and enjoyed reading the history of Nashville on the granite wall that surrounds part of the park! It is kept up beautifully and you...More

Thank Tiger1786
Reviewed 5 days ago

I really enjoyed walking around the park outside as much as I enjoyed the inside. The replica of the parthenon is really impressive and the gallery on the first floor will appeal to anyone interested in art. I think we spent about hour and a...More

Thank traestra
Reviewed 6 days ago

Ok so there are several great parks in and around Nashville. Centennial is one of those great parks. Various events are happening there often, whether music related, art related, family related, festivals, etc. Parking is free and generally there is no trouble finding a spot....More

Thank morrow7141
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved it here, beautiful in fall. Fall colors came to peak after our visit so November would have been prettier. The lake is gorgeous and this park has lots of parking and in good weather a great place to stop and unwind. Very clean, right...More

Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had just visited the Parthenon which is right here in/near the park. After we left we came over to see this amazing little park. Beautiful area with excellent walking paths. Local there say the path takes you on a on mile...More

Thank BSJ3258
Reviewed 1 week ago

A girlfriend in my travel group was dying to see this place, and it was worth the short cab ride during our visit to Nashville. Impressive size, built for a world's fair type exhibition about 100 years ago, ,and retained when the fair ended. ....More

Thank DAR1660
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful setting. We took lots of pictures outside - the size is amazing. We decided to go into the museum. Small entrance fee well worth it.

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