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Louisville Waterfront Park

231 E Witherspoon St, Louisville, KY 40202-1397
1001-40202-502-938-7433
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Very beautiful and worth the visit

This was a great waterfront park with a variety of activities. It was very family friendly! We ate... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Christie S
The park

This place is so beautiful. You can bike and walk around that place. I could make it to the the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nate H
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Hopkinsville, Kentucky
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“water features” (11 reviews)
“green space” (8 reviews)
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231 E Witherspoon St, Louisville, KY 40202-1397
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1001-40202-502-938-7433
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"lincoln memorial"
in 12 reviews
"water features"
in 11 reviews
"green space"
in 8 reviews
"pedestrian bridge"
in 19 reviews
"bike rentals"
in 10 reviews
"joe's crab shack"
in 7 reviews
"big bridge"
in 11 reviews
"view of the river"
in 7 reviews
"walking trails"
in 6 reviews
"great place to walk"
in 7 reviews
"splash pad"
in 5 reviews
"all ages"
in 11 reviews
"concert"
in 36 reviews
"benches"
in 23 reviews
"picnic"
in 22 reviews
"thunder"
in 18 reviews
"stroll"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great waterfront park with a variety of activities. It was very family friendly! We ate at the Spaghetti Warehouse which was a close walk to the park!

2  Thank Christie S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is so beautiful. You can bike and walk around that place. I could make it to the the end of the trails. Have a good time. The kids can go play for there is a park. It is amazing. You can see fish,...More

Thank Nate H
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

The huge playground is fantastic! Our family also enjoyed renting a pedal Duce Coupe and riding across the bridge. We walked and played and had a great time exploring. We were passing through on a vacation and it was the perfect place to get out...More

Thank JCWood07
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Great place to walk, bring the kids or the dog. Art exhibits, playgrounds, "swing garden,". The Lincoln Memorial was an unexpected find for this history buff

Thank Jane E
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

I love this park - great for riding a bike - accessible from many parts of the east and wests of town. Many interesting way-points, with sections devoted to families, health enthusiasts, people just walking around.... access to many points of interest downtown, and many...More

1  Thank jmcpher3
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This project was done in phases over many years and with significant investment by the city. The end result is, in my opinion, what has to be one of the more spectacular city parks you will find. The waterfront includes Louisville Slugger Field, one of...More

Thank N5227OS
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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Plenty of things to do. Very beautiful view. Great food at Joes Crab Shack. Clarksville Indiana not far from right across the river.

Thank Kelley W
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

This river front park is absolutely Millions of dollars of waste, It's wasted because the rest of the parks in Jefferson county suffer, several district have hardly no parks at all.

Thank stonefinder1
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

It's pretty and peaceful. It was absolutely clean. I admired how it was downtown but not noisy. I would come here again and recommend it too.

Thank MinnieMouse86
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

Make sure and do the walking bridge! It's great to walk to Indiana from Kentucky. When on the Indiana side, go to the candy store! Great family activity.

1  Thank BeachBummer2015
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jazzgran
11 May 2017|
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Response from citychic1 | Reviewed this property |
There are a couple of restaurants. Joe's Crab shack comes to mind. But I don't believe there is outdoor seating and dog friendly. If you go up a few blocks off of the river, there are up around Main street.
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MrsBird_13
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Response from William P | Reviewed this property |
Thunder is, I am told, the largest fireworks display in the US. It is really incredible, especially when viewed from the nearby Waterfront. It is preceded by an afternoon air show, with lots of interesting planes (often... More
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