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Court Square

Court Square

62 N Main St
Memphis, TN 38103   Directions

(866) 282-8541


Take a break from the hustle and bustle of downtown at Court Square. This urban park is a small haven for those in the city. One of the original city squares, this plaza offers the shade of a pavilion, beautiful Greek statues and cooling fountains. Look for the occasional outdoor concert, lunchtime karaoke and even visits from the circus elephants!

Dixon Gallery and Gardens

Dixon Gallery and Gardens

4339 Park Ave
Memphis, TN 38117   Directions

(901) 761-5250


Art lovers and nature lovers unite at Dixon Gallery and Gardens. This fine art museum and public garden attraction is known for its diverse and innovative combination of the arts and horticulture. The museum houses over 2,000 objects in its permanent collection and presents eight to ten traveling exhibitions annually. The 17-acre gardens feature formal spaces, woodland tracts and cutting gardens for the public to enjoy.

Handy Park Amphitheater

Handy Park Amphitheater

200 Beale St
Memphis, TN 38103   Directions

(901) 526-0117


Listen to a performance in an outdoor setting at the Handy Park Amphitheater during the evenings. Handy Park is located downtown on famous Beale Street. This beautiful park has plenty of space on the lawn and between the trees to spread out a blanket as you take in the music of different bands, from blues to rock.

Lichterman Nature Center

Lichterman Nature Center

5992 Quince Rd
Memphis, TN 38119   Directions

(901) 636-2211


Stretch your legs at the Lichterman Nature Center. With over 65 acres of land filled with lakes, meadows and forests, the Lichterman Nature Center is a natural oasis in the urban landscape. The indoor and outdoor facilities feature wildlife, microscopic discoveries, a two-story forest boardwalk and an underwater viewing area.

Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park

Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park

901 Riddick Rd
Memphis, TN 38103   Directions

(901) 876-5201


With two lakes and miles of hiking trails, Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park is perfect for boating, biking and outdoor activities. Enjoy swimming, fishing, horseback riding and disc golf at this beautiful park. Pack a tent and camp among the large oak, cypress and tupelo trees or rent a cabin and enjoy modern luxuries in the woods.

Memphis Botanic Garden

Memphis Botanic Garden

750 Cherry Rd
Memphis, TN 38117   Directions

(901) 636-4100


Children and parents alike will delight in My Big Backyard Children's Garden located in the Memphis Botanic Garden. The huge playground incorporates its structure into nature, stringing up rope bridges between trees and sculpting plants into shapes children can play on. Cool off during the summer months with the new water features, such as the artificial thunderstorm. This attraction has all of the necessary components for some fun in the sun.

Mud Island River Park

Mud Island River Park

125 N Front St
Memphis, TN 38103   Directions

(901) 576-6595


Walk along the scenic Riverwalk or take a ride on the Monorail at Mud Island River Park, home to plenty of attractions and Memphis's own Adventure Center-the best place to get out and active within the city. Rent a bike to explore the trails and surrounding area, or take a canoe or kayak out on the river. Learn about the history of the Lower Mississippi Valley at Mud Island's Mississippi River Museum.

Overton Park

Overton Park

1914 Poplar Ave
Memphis, TN 38104   Directions

(901) 214-5450


Take in the beauty of Memphis at Overton Park. Home to the zoo, Brooks Art Museum, an amphitheater, a golf course and the Memphis College of the Arts, this sprawling park has outdoor and indoor activities for the entire family. Walk along the trails and absorb nature, play a game of soccer or let the little ones run wild at the playground.

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