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Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields

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Great View

National Park at the top has the best view of the Tennessee River area. Park employees... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
jam2152018
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Parma Heights, Ohio
History preserved

It was nice to see that pieces of history is being preserved at this park. We did not take the... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
vhash77
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North Wilkesboro, North Carolina
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Part of the Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military Park, these grounds commemorate the "Battle Above the Clouds" that was fought on Lookout Mountain in 1863.
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Hwy 148, Lookout Mountain, TN
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Reviewed 2 August 2018

National Park at the top has the best view of the Tennessee River area. Park employees knowledgeable and very nice and helpful.

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Reviewed 1 August 2018

It was nice to see that pieces of history is being preserved at this park. We did not take the guided tour but walked around on our own. Interesting information to be seen.

Thank vhash77
Reviewed 30 July 2018

First visit … was a nice day, and the spring blooms were just getting started. I imagine this park is much more lush in the summer and fall, but I still enjoyed the walk, plus the view of the Tennessee River is amazing. Definitely recommended....More

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 29 July 2018

I'm not a civil war buff but can appreciate the history of this area. The park ranger tour was okay, he had a lot of knowledge but the tour was just in one area talking about the war. There are a few exhibits there, a...More

Thank 2FarAwayFromHome
Reviewed 24 July 2018

This park had some great views to take in as well as history. If you are interested in history definitely make this place a stop. Also there is a gift shop across the street from the park that have fantastic prices and souvenirs from Lookout...More

1  Thank nataliebrandt2018
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Point Park is a history lovers dream! It offers spectacular views, while also allowing you to see where history was made. It was wonderful to be able to see the Chattanooga Battles areas from atop Lookout Mountain. Be sure to attend the Ranger tour, which...More

Thank ForrealFamilyFun
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Before I forget- there are a few free parking spaces behind the shops. The city spaces are pay, not expensive, but their machine is aggravating to get to work, and they do appear to enforce the paid parking spots, judging by the number of drive...More

1  Thank springlering
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Compared to the very pricey Rock City, at $7 the views from Point Park were fabulous! Very easy parking, entrance, & walk to the views. You can see all of downtown Chattanooga & the beautiful river. Save your money & go here!

1  Thank the6ofusGA
Reviewed 17 July 2018

I think it was $7 to get in and free under 15. This is about a 10 acre park with lots of trees for shade. Its at the top of look out mountain and the views are the best around. There is a small museum...More

1  Thank bald347
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We visited Point Park in the heat of a southern July. The park is small and easily visited in a couple of hours. It is a fascinating look at the battle that decided the fate of Chattanooga during the civil war. Ranger Young presented a...More

2  Thank ArtPhemister
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HGAL2015
24 July 2018|
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Response from CHAS S | Reviewed this property |
110 Point Park Rd, Lookout Mountain, TN 37350 Free parking behind park information across street from entrance!
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Response from CyndyandByron | Reviewed this property |
There is a restroom in the museum all the way down at the Point, but it requires a little climbing to access the building. There is also a restroom in the gift shop just before you enter the park. No climbing needed for... More
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Response from Jackie P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we walked around it after closing time
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