Memorial Park

Athens
Historic Heartland

Memorial Park

Memorial Park

293 Gran Ellen Dr
Athens, GA 30606

706-613-3580

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Nestled centrally in the Five Points neighborhood of Athens, Memorial Park encompasses 72 acres of rolling hills and hardwood forest, a lake, picnic shelters, walking trails, playground area, 1.5-acre dog park, and Bear Hollow Zoo. Take time to explore the wooded mile-long Birchmore Trail, highlighted by the "Great Wall of Athens," a granite-boulder wall built single-handedly by local legend and late cyclist Fred Birchmore while in his 70s. Free.

  • Info & Amenities
  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 9:00AM - 8:00PM

    Monday: 8:00AM - 8:00PM

    Tuesday: 8:00AM - 8:00PM

    Wednesday: 8:00AM - 8:00PM

    Thursday: 8:00AM - 8:00PM

    Friday: 8:00AM - 8:00PM

    Saturday: 9:00AM - 8:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Fee Free

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

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