Overton Park is a 342-acre public park in the heart of Memphis, Tennessee. The park contains a nine-hole golf course, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis College of Art, Memphis Zoo, Levitt Shell, Rainbow Lake, Veterans Plaza, the Greensward, two playgrounds, and a 126-acre Old Forest State Natural Area. Learn more.

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  • Overton Park member night at Levitt Shell Saturday, 9/9!

    It’s time to celebrate our park members! All current members of Overton Park are invited to join us on the deck at Levitt Shell on Saturday, September 9 for the Brian Owens & The Deacons of Soul concert. Memphis Made Brewing Co. and MEMPopS will be offering a free beer and popsicle to all our members, […]

  • New play feature headed to Rainbow Lake Playground

    Listening tubes

    This week, we’re making some small changes to Rainbow Lake Playground in order to add another unique feature. The two sliding poles on The Maze (the large wooden play structure in the center of the playground) are being removed to make way for a new interactive set of listening tubes designed by Tylur French and […]

  • Overton Bark to re-open soon

    Overton Bark

    Now that City crews have cleared the hazardous debris from the Memorial Day storm from locations around town, they have been able to spend some time removing the large oak that fell on Overton Bark, closing the all-dogs side for the last couple of months. As crews cut into the tree, we were able to […]

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