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Coolidge Park

1 River St, Chattanooga, TN 37402
+1 423-757-5152
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Chattanooga's North Shore and Coolidge Park Tour by Segway
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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” (39 reviews)
“splash pad” (34 reviews)
“water fountain” (33 reviews)
1 River St, Chattanooga, TN 37402
+1 423-757-5152
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

My kids could have stayed here for hours! Unfortunately, I was not prepared and didn't have swim diapers for my youngest. I had no idea they would get soaking wet. So we played for a little while and I kept changing diapers when they were...More

Thank Kathryn O
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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I have been to the 3 top attractions in Chattanooga multiple times (ruby falls, inclined rail, lookout mountain). So this time I wanted to visit something new. I decided on the Coolidge park based on the reviews. My family enjoyed the visit thoroughly. Our preschooler...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We spent a few hours at Coolidge Park during our family weekend getaway and we loved it here. If it was a bit cooler, we would have stayed longer. We spent an hour or two at the fountain, which was great for our toddler. Some...More

Thank magmo123
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Great place! Waterpark with areas for kids and adults to get wet and cool off. parking is inexpensive ($2) and they have bbq areas and a very family friendly spot! Great for a summer day!

Thank valeriea54
Reviewed 10 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 7 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
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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.