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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 25 November 2016

There is also a good fitness trail with good pieces of equipment/ activities. The park closes in the later evening

Thank NyonAdvisor10
Reviewed 8 November 2016

You've probably never heard of Tom Lee. In 1925, he rescued 32 people from a sinking steamboat on the Mississippi River with no regard for his own safety. Now this 30 acre park, named for him, is a great place for running, walking, and biking....More

1  Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We went to this park right before and at sunset and it is VERY beautiful. Great place to get pictures of the MS river, the bridge, Bass Pro shop , etc. The Tom Lee statue is cool and tells you a bit of history. FYI=...More

Thank Pam G
Reviewed 8 October 2016

If you love to walk, the entire Memphis waterfront has a series of parks that are fun and attractive. It's safe to walk early in the morning and toward late evening. Enjoy!!!

Thank sncathome
Reviewed 28 September 2016

A lovely free park on the banks of the mississippi,plenty of seating & green open space,a perfect picnic area with free parking

Thank biddyford
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We discovered Riverside Park by chance – pulled in and parked whilst driving past. Ths large green area along the bank of the Mississippi, is accessible by the trolleys as well as by car. We strolled along the extensive river front and sat and watched...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 9 September 2016

I love to walk and exercise at this location all the time. It's a safe and kid friendly environment. Also a great place to just sit and watch the boats go by or sunrise/sunset.

Thank T Michelle W
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Best few in Memphis of the Mississippi River!! Great place for a walk- and perfect for all different kinds of events- or just to play around on a Sunday afternoon

Thank rjblackjack
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Basically just a running path along the river, gorgeous sunsets but hardly a piece of shade can be found - take a hat.

Thank K M
Reviewed 20 July 2016

I enjoyed the park. Beautiful views and great workout stations. The statute of Tom Lee is great. It is worth knowing his story.

Thank Jamila C
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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.