Overton Park2080 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN
Site Directions: The park is located in central Memphis between N. Parkway and Poplar Avenues (N. of Poplar) and between N. McLean Blvd. and Williford Street
From downtown, Memphis follow Poplar avenue east about three miles to the park.
Lat-Long: 35.146538, -89.991301, parking lot
Hours: daylight hours
Landmarks: Sign on Poplar Avenue at the entrance
Site Description: The site is a typical urban city park with developed recreational facilities.
A section is, however, preserved in a natural state as an old-growth, mature hardwood forest complete with walking trails.
The Memphis Museum of Art, a golf course, and a zoo and aquarium are also present on site.
Google Map to Overton Park
Overton Park Conservancy - web page