Memorial Park


293 Gran Ellen Dr.
Athens GA 30606


  • Admission Fee: $0.00

Hours of Operation

  • 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 : 8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Sunday : 8:00am - 8:00pm
Memorial Park in Athens features a lovely, wooded landscape, paths, and pond
Memorial Park in Athens, GA pond, bridge and fountain
Memorial Park butterfly garden, in Athens
Enjoying the pond at Memorial Park in Athens
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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.

Facility Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Parking on Site
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Restrooms
  • Rentals Available
  • Self-guided Tours
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages
Group Amenities
  • Group-Friendly
General Information
  • Family-Friendly
  • Free Admission
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