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Address: 2400 Blakemore Avenue, Nashville, TN 37212
Phone Number: +1 615-862-8400
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Unique Gem of a Park

The dragon and rock hill were awesome!! Actual playground itself was shaded, so that was good, but just average playground equipment; however the dragon was so cool. The... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 May 2016
MICHELLE S
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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

The dragon and rock hill were awesome!! Actual playground itself was shaded, so that was good, but just average playground equipment; however the dragon was so cool. The uniqueness of it and the mosaics made it double fun to climb and seek and find pictures etc. we even found Superman. Such a great way to play and get hungry before... More 

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Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Had an extended family gathering with many small children and some teens. We rented the pavilion for a very reasonable price for all day. The pavilion was clean with ample trash receptacles. The playground is very shaded with seating near for adults so you can watch the kids. The playground has a zero entry ramp for small children and others... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

This was our first time coming here and I love it. Parking is hard though, but there is street parking if you're lucky where it's 2 hours free. My kiddo really liked the slide and swings but there were so many other spots that other kids were going bananas on. It the dragon was super cool to look at, I... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

A great little park in Nashville. The mosaic tile art on the dragon is super cool! Pretty trees and also area for the kids to run off energy, in addition to them climbing all over the dragon!

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

This is one of the best kept secrets in Nashville... A beautiful park created for children of all abilities to enjoy. The park gets its nickname from the beautiful mosaic dragon sculpture at one end of the park, and it is a wonderful piece of artwork.

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north carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

The dragon is a unique feature but the smallest kids enjoyed the tunnel more. It was was not crowded and in a better park of town.

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Thomasville, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

Small urban park near the Hillsboro Road and Vandy area. The draw is the wonderful mosaic dragon but the staying power is watching all the children as they play. A little bit of magic in the city!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Great stop with kids! So much to see, climb and play with! Of course the dragon was a must to climb on.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

Great play area for young children. Stimulating sights and innovative climbing equipment. Every Sunday in the summer they have free out door music !

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Mobile, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2015

After visiting Centennial Park and the children were not too impressed , we had the "Dragon Park" on our list of things to do in Nashville , so we decided to give it a try. Just what we needed before getting on the road again! What fun! They climbed all over the beautiful ceramic dragon sculpture ( got great pictures!)... More 

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