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Tom Lee Park

Riverside Drive, Memphis, TN 38103
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Riverside Drive, Memphis, TN 38103
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice park along the Mississippi River. Great place to watch the sunset. Nice walking trails. There were also rocking chairs to rest in.

Thank Shaymus
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Was here for the 2017 Beale Street Music Fest. Of course the stage with all the bands I wanted to see was at the opposite end of the main entrance. If better information was provided I could have saved a lot of leg work by...More

Thank MTravi
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Park has had several shootings on weekends and that consistently uneasy feeling doesn’t go away. Not sure about returning.

1  Thank Jstinger
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Here for the Memphis in May World Class BBQ Competition, and the park is the PERFECT location!!! Right on the water front, great breeze (MOST appreciated in MAY heat) and very well kept. Great park named in honor of a man who single handedly saved...More

Thank Debe7ing
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Muddy in May for the Memphis in May music festival. Music from different stages compete with each other a bit. Drinks and food are good.

Thank jigthree
Reviewed 27 April 2017

On a nice day, there are splendid views across the river, nice paths and serenity abounds. But we came because I had read about the statue in memorial to Tom Lee (park named after him - he had rescued a number of people when a...More

Thank JackR46
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Tom Lee Park just like Beale Street has gone down in the number of years. All the shootings and fights make it hard for us to enjoy time with our families in the summer. But without all that its a wonderful nice relaxing place. You...More

Thank Cenora R
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I loved it the only thing I would say is they should put the more experienced or more thrill seeking people in the front. the no passing rule on that open area was not as fun as it should have been because of the slower...More

Thank amanda p
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I love this park. It's right in the middle of town, but you don't feel like it. There's plenty of paved and unpaved walking trails and places to explore. The playground is great too. I bring my daughter here all the time.

Thank George P
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Nice place to just unwind. Close to all activities downtown bring own water and snacks Nice views of bridges and riverboats Some benches to sit and relax

Thank Mark W
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Betty O
20 June 2016|
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Response from caseymag | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! There were many picnic benches and if you take a blanket you can relax right by the river.