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Coolidge Park

1 River St, Chattanooga, TN 37402
+1 423-757-5152
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Named in honor of a World War II Medal of Honor recipient, this seven-acre park features a restored hand-carved carousel, pavilion and interactive play fountain.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“splash pad” (30 reviews)
1 River St, Chattanooga, TN 37402
+1 423-757-5152
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Reviewed yesterday

They have an excellent carrousel and statues that squirt out water. The kids love to play there during hot days. There is a large grass area with plenty of space for everyone.

Thank Jonesishere
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked over to this park from our hotel. It's a nice little walk but an easy one. Plenty of areas to picnic, play yard games or just enjoy the scenic area out over the water. There is a huge carousel there as well. The...More

Thank Amy E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Strolled around the park after walking the bridge. Lots of families out playing frisbee, catch, riding bikes, etc. Very friendly place. Nice place to relax.

Thank maljo9091
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent an hour or so wandering around the park. It was very clean and seemed pretty safe. There were really nice views of the river and they had some snacks and a carousel which was really cool. We really enjoyed it and would go...More

Thank siberianrusky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A quick and fun way to cool off while enjoying all of Coolidge Park and downtown. The fountain area is large and provides free entertainment for children of all ages. Coolidge park also has a beautiful carousel that is indoors for just a dollar per...More

Thank Malafamof6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Children playing, families walking, green grass and a nice view of the river and bridges. Can't wait to visit again!

Thank Denise W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of beautiful green space to play and picnic. Make sure to take the kids to the fountains in the summer.

Thank glsc-geekgirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This whole park area and bridge is excellent to visit. Tons of families out enjoying time together, water areas for kids, and the famous-historical Walnut St pedestrian bridge is very unique. You must walk across the connector of the the Parts of the city and...More

Thank Brent D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed strolling the park on a muggy, July evening. Views of the city are amazing! Our kids, DS11, 6 enjoyed playing in the spray fountains. No Pets allowed in the park but Renaissance Park (adjacent) is pet friendly. We grabbed some "dogs" from Good Dog...More

Thank dpk1128
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my 3 grandchildren to Coolidge park. It was great fun and very reasonable. Aside from paying for parking ($2) which was close and convenient, the only other cost is $1 per ride for the old fashioned carrousel. Many of the animals are hand carved...More

Thank Kimberly A
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8 July 2017|
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Response from 698paulah | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are not allowed in Coolidge Park, even on a leash. They are allowed on Walnut Street Bridge.
Katie W
4 July 2017|
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Response from 698paulah | Reviewed this property |
Coolidge Park is free! There is a really great merry-go-round that costs $1 per person, but the rest of the park is free. There are some great shops and places to eat close to the park, too.
Patrice P
27 June 2017|
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Response from 698paulah | Reviewed this property |
If you google "events at Coolidge Park Chattanooga TN, there is a link that gives you all that information.