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Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park

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This 19 acre park in the heart of Nashville serves as a monument to the bicentennial celebration of the State of Tennessee. This park offers plenty of opportunities to learn about the long history of Tennessee while having a great experience in a...more
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600 James Robertson Pkwy, Nashville, TN 37243-3081
Downtown Nashville
+1 615-741-5280
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

There is a lot of history here, the grounds are beautiful and well maintained. very large park. The Fountains and Granite wall are so beautiful.

Date of experience: August 2018
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

They did a good job in packing this park with a lot of historical information about Tennessee, celebrating all the major events of the State. It makes up for a very interesting visit if you have the time to read everything. Otherwise, it’s a very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

Nice shaded walking paths. Right next to a farmer's market with dining and drink options inside. Not much parking for non-employees.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Loved this park. The history is outstanding! Well worth it and highly recommended to see! The bells, the walk of full Nashville history and the memorial to the fallen was great to see.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

Needs to be cleaned up and maybe have the homeless not sleep in the bushes. It could be nice the it is on the edge of a sketchy area.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Tennessee S, Owner at Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

We take security very seriously at Bicentennial Mall State Park. Thanks for the feedback and as we continue to manage the needs of a metropolitan location.

Reviewed 13 August 2018

As you'd learn in a tour, the park moves from flat (representing Memphis and blues) to hilly (representing Nashville and country) to mountainous (representing East Tennessee and the mountain music). Each section of the park really represents the demographics and the geography of each region...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

My family visited this park before a Nashville Sound game. It has a great splash pad and information about Tennessee history. We had a great time!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

We went on the Hop On Hop Off trolley tour and got off here. There is a farmers' market, probably well stocked in the morning but we got here mid-afternoon. We did secure some great peaches for our lunch. Very interesting quotes and bits of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

This park is always clean and tidy. I love the history that you can learn here as well as the fact my kids can go barefoot if they want. I really like the outdoor amphitheater as well. It's a nice place to eat, take a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

19 acres of fascinating Tennessee history, landmarks and natural attractions including a farmer’s market, garden shop, food court and some stores. Also there are acres and acres and acres of fields on which to sun and play.....

Date of experience: July 2018
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Christy F
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Response from Barbara G | Reviewed this property |
I do remember a restroom area, but not near the columns.
7 April 2016|
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Response from jhuvos | Reviewed this property |
We took the upgraded RCA/Studio B tour from the Country Music Hall of Fame. It took about 45 minutes. We roamed the museum before and after the Studio B tour. Very worthwhile - guide was knowledgeable and it was cool to... More