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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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“merry go round” (38 reviews)
“splash pad” (34 reviews)
“water fountain” (32 reviews)
1 River St, Chattanooga, TN 37402
+1 423-757-5152
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

Right by the river and right by the cultural area known as St. Elmo. It would be a great place to bring the kids in their swimsuits to play in the fountain, bring a Frisbee for some Ultimate, or bring a blanket and have a...More

Thank ric146
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Great water park, close to the Tennessee River. Nice area to sit and watch the kids play in the water or join in if you like. Lot's of benches for sitting and reading, grass to picnic on, take the dog and make it a day!...More

1  Thank ozzatron
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Daughter LOVED the splash pad and carousel. a nice long walk around the park. great time to spend with young children

Thank 12Amy05
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We rode the carousel, my grandson and I played in the water. It was a lot of fun and I enjoyed being a kid again.

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Thank SGJ7
Reviewed 7 August 2016

very nice park ,clean very well laid out great event with food arama enjoyed our visit will come back soon

Thank etapyor
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Our purpose in taking Walnut Street Bridge was to make it across the river to Coolidge Park. I read that there was a splash pad there and it was HOT, so the kids were excited. The park itself was great....clean, seemed safe, clean bathrooms, didn't...More

1  Thank Nikki C
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This is a great spot along the river. Especially in the summer, they have so much going on here. Be sure to check out Night Fall on Friday nights (during the summer), when the park features free concerts. On your way to the park, you'll...More

Thank Ava I
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Go on a warm sunny day around 10A to catch the fountains on for splash play for the kids at no cost and dry off or go before you get in the water to ride antique carousel for only a $1 (ride last a good...More

Thank karenwO2582BA
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This is a great place for young children. Has a 100 yr old carousel that is only $1 per person. Outside has a huge splash park with statues that surround the splash park.

Thank kelseyelise7
Reviewed 29 July 2016

You can go play sports or lounge in the grassy areas, walk the clean sidewalks, take kids to splash in the fountains, ride a classic carousel (not wet), or even side TN river-side and watch boats/kayaks/boarders...

Thank lesliefr2016
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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.